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World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

Address: World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Maison de la Paix l Chemin Eugène-Rigot 2 l CP 246, 1211 Geneva 21, Switzerland


Region of Activities: Global

Type: Advocacy Organization

Founded: 1995

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

WBCSD is a global, CEO-led organization of over 200 leading businesses and partners working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. We help make our member companies more successful and sustainable by focusing on the maximum positive impact for shareholders, the environment and societies. Our member companies come from all business sectors and all major economies, representing a combined revenue of more than US$8.5 trillion and with 19 million employees. Our global network of almost 70 national business councils gives our members unparalleled reach across the globe. WBCSD is uniquely positioned to work with member companies along and across value chains to deliver high-impact business solutions to the most challenging sustainability issues.

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Bringing together local building value chains to reduce climate impact and energy costs.