Embedding Sustainability: Turning Ideas Into Action
All companies carry risks—financial, environmental and social. A sustainability strategy guides companies to address their most material environmental and social risks, in line with their overall business strategy. This is vital but only the first step in ensuring businesses have a positive impact on people and the planet.
But what does ‘embedding sustainability’ mean? What does it take to translate a strategic document into action on the ground?
But finally, you must continuously adapt and evolve. As mentioned at the beginning of this article, people and the environment are in constant flux, and their behaviour can be somewhat unpredictable and dynamic.