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Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Sustainable business models can add USD 600 bn to MENA economies

Sustainable business models can add USD 600 bn to MENA economies: The Better Business, Better World MENA report from the Business & Sustainable Development Commission shows there is a compelling economic incentive for business and government to accelerate and embrace sustainable strategies. The MENA region can unlock more than USD 600 bn by 2030 through a shift towards sustainable business models, the report suggests. The report was released at the AmCham and UNDP regional conference in Cairo “The Private Sector’s Role in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals.” The full document can be downloaded here (pdf).

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