De færreste sætter spørgsmålstegn ved, at sustainability er en vigtig del af en virksomheds licence to operate i dag. Men hvordan får man kommunikeret sine budskaber om bæredygtighed internt og eksternt? Nogle gange kan et inspirerende citat eller to gøre forskellen for forståelsen.
Her er en liste over nogle af de citater og pointer, vi finder mest inspirerende lige nu.
Vi er alle ansvarlige. Ikke kun for, hvad vi gør, også for, hvad vi undlader at gøre.
– Connie Hedegaard, EU’s tidligere Klimakommissær
Extreme weather 🌪
Rising sea levels 🌊
Diminishing Arctic sea ice ❄#ClimateChange is real & it’s happening now. Limiting global warming to 1.5°C is still possible with urgent #ClimateAction! Learn more 🔗 https://t.co/zvjh1R1yIf #GlobalGoals #SDGs #203Agenda pic.twitter.com/nwWWMLegKN
— UN ECOSOC President (@UNECOSOC) 12. januar 2019
The real goal of what we’re doing is to have a positive impact on the world.
– Ed Catmull, Pixar
The world needs energy breakthroughs that improve people’s lives without contributing to climate change. As @IEA highlights in its latest report, governments have an incredible opportunity to shape the future of energy. https://t.co/YCPep4ytgn
— Bill Gates (@BillGates) January 15, 2019
We have to bring this world back to sanity and put the greater good ahead of self-interest.
– Paul Polman, tidligere CEO, Unilever
One year ago, I issued a red alert for our world. As we look ahead to 2019, alarm bells are still ringing. International cooperation is more important than ever. https://t.co/zzsPytkkVv pic.twitter.com/juqJAGrKjU
— António Guterres (@antonioguterres) 16. januar 2019
At the end of the day, you want to be profitable, but that’s not the meaning of life.
– Daniel Lamarre, Cirque du Soleil
“What is important is that we include everybody. (…) It is not a political issue. It’s a people’s issue”, said @Schwarzenegger, about #Climatechange at #COP24.
It’s a people’s issue, so please, #TakeYourSeat pic.twitter.com/96zoW1CNYq
— UN Climate Change (@UNFCCC) 9. december 2018
To be truly successful, companies need to have a corporate mission that is bigger than making a profit.
– Marc Benioff, Salesforce
#AirPollution & #ClimateChange is the #1 threat to global health in 2019 according to @WHO . Air pollution kills 7 million people every year. #Cleanenergy matters for the health of all life on Earth: https://t.co/i6Rbppl2fb #ClimateAction pic.twitter.com/7HXl423FJk
— UN Development (@UNDP) 15. januar 2019
Just as people cannot live without eating, so a business cannot live without profits. But most people don’t live to eat, and neither must businesses live just to make profits.
– John Mackey, Whole Foods
I am tired of hearing about the “UN’s #SDGs“. The Global Goals were formulated by and belong to all of us- and will need the unique contributions of everyone, in all societal sectors, through every culture and tradition, to be achieved. They are “Our SDGs.” pic.twitter.com/kwDC3fyJ8j
— Adam Rogers 🌍 #SDGs 🌏 Intrepid Traveler (@AdamRogers2030) January 17, 2019
Make meaning not money.
– Brian Scudamore, O2E Brands
When a business has a clear and distinct purpose, it attracts the kind of employees who will drive growth – people who fit the culture of your company, share your ambitions and bring passion and enthusiasm to everything they do https://t.co/rE76GwbyEa via @karagoldin
— Beatriz Perez (@BeaperezBea) 7. januar 2019
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
– Albert Einstein, fysiker
Forsiden lige nu:
– Civil ulydighed kan begrundes i magthavernes moralske svigt overfor de kommende generationer, siger KU-forsker Mickey Gjerris
– Der skal flere krav til, siger CSR-ekspert. Men ikke fra den kant de fleste tror.
Én industri alene bringer os på den forkerte side af grænsen, peger Katherine Richardson på, efter ny analyse fra Orkla.