Practical Experiences of Companies Trying to Measure their Impact on the SDGs
SDG Workshop Feb2020
 
The World Environment Center, Swiss-based Think-Tank 360impact and business experts from five industries in Germany, Switzerland, and the USA met on February 19, 2020 in a workshop in Munich/Germany to explore how business is developing tools to measure the impact that individual companies have on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 
 
The discussion helped to share practical ideas about how business can accelerate the momentum of working with the SDGs after most of them have already aligned their corporate strategies with the SDGs. For more information please read our summary here.
Promoting Environmental Governance in Private and Public Sectors of Morocco
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The World Environment Center (WEC) and Bank of Africa signed early this year an agreement that will enable public and private sectors in Morocco to improve their environmental performance through green technologies, practices and services, addressing air pollution, water, and waste management challenges in the country.
 
Both parties agreed to work in the identification of environmental pollution drivers and sources, mapping policy assessment options, enable conditions to promote technology adoption, and look for the identification of regulatory or other barriers to technology adoption in the country. Read the full press release here.
WEC Board Appoints Glenn Prickett President and CEO
 
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Glenn Prickett has been appointed President and CEO of the World Environment Center (WEC). Glenn brings three decades of extensive experience leading international environmental, natural resource and climate change policy in some of the world’s preeminent international organizations.
 
WEC is a global, independent organization that advances sustainable development through the business practices of its member companies, in partnership with governments and civil society. Its member companies are leaders in sustainability implementation around the world. With headquarters in Washington, DC, WEC has offices, programs and capabilities in Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.  
Press release can be found here.
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