Business & Sustainable Development Commission

We aim to make a powerful case for the private sector to put the Global Goals at the heart of its business—and accelerate the world's shift to sustainable growth. 

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Research: Accelerating the Shift to an Inclusive, Sustainable Economy

More attractive and affordable growth models are coming into view, opening huge potential markets and value chains while increasingly aligning business and societal interests. The Business Commission argues why companies need to seize the opportunity the Global Goals, or SDGs, represent—or risk losing out to innovative competitors and become obsolete. Read

Commissioner Amy Jadesimi: Nigeria Can Achieve Greatness

Nigeria meeting the SDGs? Yes, it can be done. But the country needs the private sector to step in. Read

Spotlight: Mobile Phones, the Must-Have Farming Tool

A novel service expands a mobile phone operator's business and boosts farmers’ incomes in India. Read

12 New Members Join the Business Commission

The Business and Sustainable Development Commission welcomes 12 new members to its roster. Read

“The Business Commission will provide the facts that qualify and quantify the private sector opportunities in high-growth markets. ”