Sustainable Development Goals

ISOs, SMEs and SDGs

With the development of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) comes the challenge of implementing and executing these goals. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an independent, international NGO with a membership of 163 national standards bodies and over 250 technical committees. ISO has published over 21,700 International Standards (ISs) and related documents that support innovation…

Transforming the Business Model: Schemes for Communicating Your Organization’s Progress on the SDGs

Data collection on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represents a crucial aspect of achieving the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In particular, companies and organizations have a fantastic opportunity to communicate and report their objectives and success on attaining the Global Goals. The Global Goals are universal social and economic targets…

CSR: People Before Profit

Development3 Founder and Managing Partner, Akash Ghai, was at the Sustainable Brands conference in Detroit last week. He hosted a panel discussion titled: “How to use technology and creativity to boost people upward in a rapidly changing job market.” Marie Zwickert, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Manager at Cisco and Charles Antis, Founder and CEO of Antis…