Business & Sustainable Development Commission

We aim to inspire business leaders to seize upon sustainable development as the greatest economic opportunity of a lifetime. Our flagship report, Better Business, Better World, maps the economic prize for companies that align with the Global Goals, and shows how to achieve them. 

Read our new report "Better Business, Better World" on how pursuing the Global Goals could raise trillions in new market opportunities that extend prosperity to all.

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Sustainable African Businesses Can Help Unlock US$12 Trillion in New Market Value

Global Goals business opportunities and how to achieve them take centre stage at two events, hosted by Safaricom and Intellecap in Nairobi, to launch the African Better Business, Better World report from the Business and Sustainable Development Commission. Read

New Paper: How the World Can Finance the SDGs

Orienting the global financial system for long-term outcomes will not be easy, but it's possible. Read

Better Business, Better World: Regional Launch Events 2017

The Commission will showcase its report at global and regional events to reach diverse stakeholders. Read

New Paper: Valuing the SDG Prize

"Valuing the SDG Prize" quantifies the value of sustainable business opportunities in four systems. Read

“This is a time when business needs to show the courage to adopt strategies that create long-term value for their companies and for the societies they serve.”