Upcoming Event The Erb Institute and WEC roundtable, Washington DC Nov 30, 2017 - Dec 01, 2017
Past Event Gold Medal Gala May 11, 2017 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Gold Medal Colloquium May 11, 2017 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Newseum, 8th floor
Circular Economy Roundtable, Zurich Apr 26, 2017 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
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WEC Europe Announces Two Upcoming Roundtables

SDGsWEC Europe is pleased to announce two September roundtables, one on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the other regarding science-based targets. In Munich, Germany, on Sept. 22, 2017, WEC will host "Practical Experiences of Global Companies working with the SDGs," to discuss topics such as assessing the business value of the SDGs for companies, as well as communicating progress on the SDGs. In Frankfurt, Germany, on Sept 28, 2017, WEC will lead "Science Based Targets to Implement a Robust Climate Strategy," a workshop for global companies to share practical experiences with Science Based Targets (SBTs). Topics will include implementing SBTs and company experience with validation of targets. For more information on both events, please contact Mr. Frank Werner at

WEC hosts Latin American Entrepreneurship Summit

sm groupWe are happy to announce that this year's La Red de Innovacion e Impacto Summit on July 20 & 21 at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., was a great success! We greatly enjoyed welcoming members of La Red and hearing their experiences in scaling their solutions and partnering with each other and external stakeholders. We are pleased to share a summary of the summit--thank you to all who participated!

Nominations for WEC 2018 Gold Medal Award are closed.


Nominations for the World Environment Center’s (WEC) 2018 Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development are now closed. The Gold Medal Award is presented annually to a global company that demonstrates deep, organization-wide commitment to sustainability in its business practice and beyond.

Nominations for the award are now closed. The Jury will meet in December 2017 to review and announce the awardee. WEC membership is not required as a criterion for submitting a nomination nor for receiving the award.