Lesson 4: Priority Issues for Sustainable Companies

  1. Supply Chain Transparency and Traceability (SFDR): Requires companies to know what is happening upstream in the supply chain and to communicate this information to the downstream stakeholders.
  1. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Across the Business and Value Chain: How to operationalize within organizations and across supply chains processes that promote and leverage inclusive innovation, ensuring access, standing, and influence for those who have been traditionally excluded from the development of new goods and services mainstream.
  2. Circular Economy Principles :Circular economy business models look to design out waste and pollution, keep materials in use, and regenerate natural systems. 
  1. Nature-Positive Approaches and Regenerative Agriculture: Surpassing “no-deforestation” to invest in ecosystem restoration within and beyond the value chain and embracing regenerative farming