Business and Sustainable Development Commission
(2016-2018; London; 10 staff; businesscommission.org)
An UN-affiliated commission whose mission is to make a powerful case for sustainable development as the greatest business opportunity of a lifetime. Their work is based on the Sustainable Development Goals, which provide the private sector with a framework for achieving this market shift. The two-year initiative formally closed in January 2018, although “its legacy lives on through its child initiatives” of 19 reports, papers and projects.
- How the World Can Finance the SDGs (Jan 2017, 38p.)
- Behind Every Global Goal: Women Leading the World to 2030 (Sept 2017, 27p.)
- Highlight: Better Business, Better World (Jan 2017, 122p.) – Served as the foundation for launching a number of activities to inspire and mobilize a growing number of business leaders to align their companies with social and environmental impact.