Many of the recent successes in development and climate change have been achieved through public-private partnerships with the power to mobilize finance, expertise and knowledge. A sustainable approach to business can also help create decent jobs, improve public health, empower women and protect the environment.
Increasingly investors see sustainability as an opportunity and a business advantage, but most also say companies don’t successfully communicate how “sustainability initiatives are linked to their strategy, financial performance and value in meaningful ways.”
Hospital food doesn’t have the best reputation for freshness, taste and sustainability. Virginia Mason is changing that as the first hospital in the United States to earn Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification.