Academic > Economics > Download, free read

The Politics of Participation in Sustainable Development Governance by Green Jessica F. download in pdf, ePub, iPad

The private sector generates jobs and income. In middle-income countries, the growing burden of non-communicable ill health is replacing gains made in the treatment of communicable diseases. However, opening up the full range and scale of Global Goals-related markets and the long-term business growth they offer depends on achieving all the Global Goals.

Yet despite theseOver the coming months members of

Innovating for success in sustainable markets. But some are going backwards on others. These hard questions matter to business leaders everywhere. Build support for the Global Goals as the right growth strategy in your companies and across the business community.

It is also effective and equitable and it promotes the rule of law. We could be building an economy of abundance. Governance includes the state, but transcends it by taking in the private sector and civil society. The idea of pricing pollution at its true environmental and social cost has been around for a long time. As members of the Business and Sustainable Development Commission, we argue that it is incumbent on all of us to make the case for business to be at the heart of an open global economic system.

Yet despite these successes, our current model of development is deeply flawed. Over the coming months, members of the Commission plan to give our support to all those business leaders who, like us, want better business in a better world. Leading for sustainable development The Commission has identified the following six actions you can take as a business leader to capture your share of this prize. Some of the social goals aim to meet basic needs. All of them need real leadership from the top, to inspire purpose and commitment among everyone in your business and to transform the markets in which you all operate together.

It considers adopting the same approaches in developed markets to address similar pockets of need. These are results that business leaders will surely support.