Innovation and Sustainability Summit

The 2018 Global Sourcing Council Innovation & Sustainability Summit demonstrated innovative ways for businesses to unlock the true value of sustainability. In the next 20 years, we will be faced with mounting pressures as the population grows, giving way to an expanding middle class and unsustainable trends of rapid urbanization and consumption, all underscored by […]

Event: Disruptive Funding Strategies for the SDGs Leveraging Blockchain

Join Global Sourcing Council on May 30th for a webinar on how the business community can leverage blockchain to help finance the SDGs. Tokenizing impact with blockchain helps to verify the results of social and environmental initiatives to further propel the 2030 Agenda forward while achieving real and tangible results.

In this webinar, we will explore the challenges the international community has faced with regard to financing the SDGs and explore several potential innovative solutions such as blockchain. We share few examples of organizations stepping up to the challenges and experimenting with the blockchain for responsible sourcing and sustainable development.

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Annual Meeting: Unlocking The Business Value of Sustainability Through Innovation

On January 30th, 2018, the Global Sourcing Council will be holding its 2018 Annual Meeting with the topic being at the intersection of sustainability, innovation, and technology in the business world. We will showcase stories and create conversations on how innovation is unlocking the true value of incorporating sustainability into business strategy. We are looking to build on our work from the 2017 Annual Meeting, which focused on the SDGs in Business. We believe that innovation is key to achieving the 2030 Agenda, so our theme this year is timely. We are looking forward to seeing you there and continuing the discussion!

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Workshop: Demystifying Corporate Sustainability Assessment & Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Entrepreneurs at the GSC’s 2017 SEAL Boot Camp

Support the Entrepreneurs Development Fund This year the Global Sourcing Council nominated 77 social enterprises from 22 countries for the 3S Awards, honoring businesses for their sustainable supply chains and extraordinary impact on their communities. Their products are as varied as their stories and as innovative as they are moving. Collectively, they are working to […]