CEOs Support UN’s Sustainable Development Roadmap

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Chief executives from companies around the world have endorsed a United Nations roadmap designed to scale up corporate involvement in advancing sustainability efforts and tackling global challenges such as climate change, water and food.

The Building the Post-2015 Business Engagement Architecture was drawn up by the UN and presented to business leaders as well as representatives from government, civil society and labor attending the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York last Friday. The summit and the “architecture for engagement” aims to set the stage for businesses to shape and advance an agenda once the 2015 deadline for achieving the so-called Millennium Development Goals has passed.

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Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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