Paul Polman, CEO Unilever, on the opportunity of sustainability
- Polman talked with Harvard Business Review (HBR) about his company’s sustainability efforts as part of The Future Economy Project, an HBR initiative that shares real-world lessons on sustainability leadership for all.
DSM wins Management Scope Corporate Impact Award
- On September 12, DSGC member Feike Sijbesma (CEO of DSM), received the first Managament Scope Corporate Impact Award from Peter Blom, CEO of Triodos Bank. The Impact Index is an initiative in collaboration between Management Scope, Erasmus University and Accenture Strategy and ranks the top 100 Dutch companies on positive societal impact.
Choose for climate action!
- In the run-up to the Dutch elections in March, Frans van Houten (Philips), Feike Sijbesma (DSM), Paul Polman (Unilever) and Hans de Boer (VNO-NCW), members of DSGC, have joined in the campaign ‘Choose for climate action’.
'Better Business, Better World': new flagship report by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission, highlighting the enormous positive business case related to the SDGs.
- The Business & Sustainable Development Commission has recently launched the report 'Better Business, Better World'. This report explains the business case for the SDGs, revealing that sustainable business models could open economic opportunities worth up to US$12 trillion market opportunity and increase employment by up to 380 million jobs by 2030.