This week, we’re bringing you a special episode from Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023, where we spoke to thought leaders about our collective journey to creating a COP of action. One Action: Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023 0:00 / 0:00 1× On the episode, you’ll hear from
We’re joined this week by Dr. Mark Tester, Professor of plant science and associate director at the Center for Desert Agriculture at the King Abdullah University of Science & Technology. He’s also the co-founder of Red Sea in Saudi Arabia, where they focus on reducing the water footprint to
Rabih El Chaar joins us on the show to talk about Nadeera, the UAE-based social enterprise that won the first edition of the PepsiCo MENA Greenhouse Accelerator Program in 2022. Rabih shares how they‘ve reached a milestone of 100 tonnes of waste saved from landfills, and why 2023 could
Nelly Attar is the first Arab woman to summit K2, and has scaled 14 peaks across the world, including Mount Everest. She started out as a mental health professional, and later found her purpose in sports & physical fitness. One Action: Nelly Attar 0:00 / 0:00 1×
Dr. Saeed Alhassan joins us on the show to talk about Manhat, his deep-tech startup focusing on natural water distillation without the use of electricity, and their evolution to floating farm solutions to improve water and food security. One Action: Dr. Saeed Alhassan 0:00 / 0:00 1×
Yazen Kodmani joins us on the show to talk about what organic farming really means, how Emirates Bio Farm is leading the organic & sustainable farming movement in the UAE, the impact on the environment, and their effort to reduce plastic packaging along the food chain. One Action by PepsiCo: Yazen
One Action will highlight contributors to the sustainability ecosystem across the MENA region—entrepreneurs, scientists & creatives who are addressing a specific problem with an action. As a company, PepsiCo wants to inspire positive change for the planet and people. This is part of our strategic end-to-end transformation framework, PepsiCo positive.