World Business Council for Sustainable Development
(1992, Geneva; 80~ Staff; wbscd.org)
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development seeks to demonstrate “environmental protection coupled with economic growth”. The Council also comprises a Regional Network of 60 national and regional partner organizations, called Business Councils for Sustainable Development (BCSDs), which are mainly located in developing countries. The WBCSD has a “Tool Box”, which introduces “tools, methodologies and principles that aim to support member companies’ sustainability journey”.
Leadership: Stephan Schmidheiny (Founder); Sunny Verghese (Chairman); Peter Bakker (CEO & President)
Budget: CHF 24m