Business leaders are urging the government to rescue the country’s track record on the environment.
Despite Guayaquil’s healing, the country is still struggling. The private sector can help.
Extreme climate events are presenting a new and unexpected challenge to the private sector in Latin America. While attention understandably focuses on the ordinary citizens caught up in catastrophes such as the floods in Tabasco, Mexico and Hurricane Noel in the Dominican Republic, the painful economic effects on the hemisphere’s business community are often lost in the news coverage.