World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society and the environment. Together with its members, the Council applies its respected thought leadership and effective advocacy to generate constructive solutions and take shared action. Leveraging its strong relationships with stakeholders as the leading advocate for business, the council helps drive debate and policy change in favor of sustainable development solutions.
The WBCSD provides a forum for its 200 member companies – who represent all business sectors, all continents and a combined revenue of more than $7 trillion – to share best practices on sustainable development issues and to develop innovative tools that change the status quo. The Council also benefits from a network of 60 national and regional business councils and partner organizations, a majority of which are based in developing countries.
Peter Bakker speaks to edie.net, one of Europe's biggest environmental website, he says: "CEOs in powerful position to unlock sustainable transformation"
Geneva, April 23, 2013 - GHG Protocol today released a new companion guide to the Scope 3 Standard that makes it easier for businesses to complete their scope 3 inventories.
Montreux, April 17 2013 - Just how a company assesses, measures and values the natural resources it relies on every day can have major impacts on its bottom line, and presents significant opportunities for improving sustainability outcomes, according to a new report released today by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).Read More