07 Jul '16, 9am

Industry leadership on sustainable development in 3 charts

Industry leadership on sustainable development in 3 charts

Companies looking for the most effective ways to contribute to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) should prioritize pursuing collaborations with partner organizations and developing new products and services, according to a global survey of experienced sustainability professionals. Applying the SDGs as a lens for setting corporate sustainability goals and analyzing risks are also seen as effective pathways to engage on the global goals, whereas philanthropic contributions are believed to be significantly less impactful. The 2016 Sustainability Leaders survey, produced by GlobeScan and SustainAbility in partnership with Sustainable Brands, explores the views of over 900 sustainability professionals. In the first edition of this annual survey since the adoption of the Paris Agreement, experts were asked to evaluate the progress that institutions h...

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