The United Nations Global Compact, World Business Council for Sustainable Development, GRI and other like-minded initiatives have teamed-up to drive business engagement on sustainable development worldwide. Highlighting the main building blocks central to effective corporate responsibility commitments and actions, this session will examine how these buildings blocks can be strengthened through a collective effort by business, government, investors, civil society and consumers. Learn more about this initiative from its pioneers, and see how this work could change how companies do businesses.
Christianna Wood, CEO, Gore Creek Capital Ltd.
& Chairman, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), USA
Helle Bank Jørgensen, CEO, B Accountability;
UN Special Advisor, Global Compact in Canada; & Partner,
World Climate Ltd., Canada
Peter Bakker, CEO, World Business Council for
Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Switzerland
Gordon Lambert, Chair, Carbon Management
Canada & Executive Advisor, Sustainability &
Innovation, Suncor Energy Inc., Canada
Tony Hodge, President & CEO,
International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM),