The UN Sustainable Development Goals: The Manager’s Guide to Saving the Planet
From deadly heat waves in Vancouver to flash floods in New York City, you don’t have to look far to see signs of climate change. And as the global COVID-19 pandemic has shown, what happens in one country can affect us all. But that doesn’t mean we’re on an inevitable path to destruction.
In fact, business can play a key role in building a brighter future – without sacrificing the bottom line. Recognizing that everyone has a role to play, in 2015 the United Nations adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals as a roadmap to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure global peace and prosperity by 2030.