Event starts on September 20, 2017 9:00 am
September 20, 2017 9:00 am September 20, 2017 5:00 pm America/New_York Make SDGs Happen through Integrated Thinking

Nowadays business organizations are increasingly called on to contribute to achieving the SDGs by identifying and executing sustainable development strategies. These strategies are viewed as key drivers fundamental to their vision and business models. This workshop examines early experiences from the private sector, and offers an opportunity to discuss the ways in which business organisations can rethink their management processes, accounting tools, and reporting frameworks to meet their objectives for both competitiveness and growth, as well as contributing to the achievement of the SDGs, and long-term value creation more broadly.

Building on the emerging concept of Integrated Thinking, the issues discussed will include:
Alignment among business objectives, SDGs e value chain;
Collaboration between Finance and Sustainability units;
Identifications of performance, KPIs and trade-offs;
Difference between Strategies of Sustainability and Sustainable Strategies;
Communication of the performance achieved through business reporting;
Connections among SDGs, business model e processes of innovation;
Impact of the SDGs on materiality, connectivity, and stakeholder engagement;
The role of the board in the implementation of Integrated Thinking;
Partnerships for the SDGs

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Description

Nowadays business organizations are increasingly called on to contribute to achieving the SDGs by identifying and executing sustainable development strategies. These strategies are viewed as key drivers fundamental to their vision and business models. This workshop examines early experiences from the private sector, and offers an opportunity to discuss the ways in which business organisations can rethink their management processes, accounting tools, and reporting frameworks to meet their objectives for both competitiveness and growth, as well as contributing to the achievement of the SDGs, and long-term value creation more broadly.

Building on the emerging concept of Integrated Thinking, the issues discussed will include:
Alignment among business objectives, SDGs e value chain;
Collaboration between Finance and Sustainability units;
Identifications of performance, KPIs and trade-offs;
Difference between Strategies of Sustainability and Sustainable Strategies;
Communication of the performance achieved through business reporting;
Connections among SDGs, business model e processes of innovation;
Impact of the SDGs on materiality, connectivity, and stakeholder engagement;
The role of the board in the implementation of Integrated Thinking;
Partnerships for the SDGs

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UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

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Open

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