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.
Leveraging the power of business to address society’s environmental and social priorities.
The global businesses community is mobilizing to address the urgent needs of the planet and its people through Action2020. Taking Vision 2050 one step further to deliver tangible outcomes, Action2020 aims to rally the efforts of business to deliver on the economic, environmental and social promises made in Vision 2050.
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. 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.