The 10 sustainability challenges for Canadian business in 2013
Deloitte partners with NBS (Network for Business Sustainability) to understand how sustainability challenges fit into Canada’s economy
government and society. The results of this meeting are contained in Changing the system: the 10 sustainability challenges for Canadian business in 2013, a report produced by the Network for Business Sustainability (NBS) with the help of Deloitte.
In addition to setting out the 10 challenges that limit sustainable development for Canadian businesses, this report considers the actions business leaders must take on a go-forward basis, such as the need to:
- Look beyond organizational boundaries to educate consumers about responsible consumption
- Collaborate with industry peers to engage stakeholders across the value chain
- Work with regulators to develop integrated environmental and social policies
Although there are no easy answers to today’s sustainability challenges, one thing is certain: these issues represent the source of tomorrow’s sustainability opportunities. To find out what industry leaders are saying download Changing the system today.