Video: The business case for sustainable livelihoods
This video illustrates how companies operating in developing countries can act as positive agents of change and contribute to creating better livelihoods. iqoption In addition, views of three business leaders give an insight into what ‘sustainable livelihoods’ means to them.

The WBCSD at the World Economic Forum (WEF)
Davos (28 January 2003) – The annual fxpro trading World Economic Forum meeting came to a close today in Davos, Switzerland. Björn Stigson, President of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) was among the 1,300 business representatives attending the 6-day meeting.

The Global Compact and the WBCSD announce cooperation
(16 January 2003) – The very distinct nature of the two organizations presents considerable scope for building on complementary strengths and creating synergy - the Global Compact fx pro being an open action and learning network and the WBCSD being a membership based organization dedicated to sustainable development and engaged in a variety of different projects.

New WBCSD web portal guides companies through the motions of SD reporting
Geneva (16 January 2003) – Following the Johannesburg Summit call on the corporate sector for increased accountability, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is launching a web-based “reporting portal” to bolster companies’ efforts to report on their sustainable development activities.

Sustainability reporting is setting the scene for the future of business management, report says
Geneva (6 January 2003) – A new WBCSD report on sustainable development reporting answers the worldwide call on companies for greater accountability and transparency by explaining why and how reporting can help turn the recent wave of boardroom scandals into renewed boardroom trust.

Unique learning tool brings complete picture of the concept of sustainable development
It uses few words opting instead for a graphical description of the connections between the natural, economic, and social dimensions of our world. In six stages it brings the complete picture alive and helps to better organize and manage the mass of information that keeps rolling out on the issues of sustainable development.



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