It’s a platform for action, a platform for business to contribute solutions to environmental and social challenges. Discover what Action2020 means for you, your business and our future.
Action2020 is the largest concerted corporate sustainability action plan to date. It’s global in both scope and geographic reach, unlike other initiatives that focus on country, sector or impact area.
Leveraging the power of business to address society’s environmental and social priorities.
Action2020 is owned by the member companies – 16 Co-Chair companies and 27 Core Group companies. Moving forward, to deliver results at a scale that can make a difference, businesses, large and small, and from all sectors will be invited to get involved.
Led by the WBCSD, its member companies and in partnership with the Stockholm Resilience Centre and the World Resources Institute, Action2020 is more than a project, it’s a platform for action (download an Action2020 overview here). Based on science, it sets the agenda for business action on sustainability to 2020 and beyond.
Priority Areas are the most important natural and social capital issues that must be addressed to achieve the sustainable future laid out in Vision 2050.