Category Archives: Publications

Initital scoping report on Gender Equality and Empowerment

This report explores the need for a new gender equality and empowerment benchmark that builds on the great gender work that exists today. This benchmark measures companies’ progress against SDG 5 (Gender Equality) and recognizes key overlaps with other SDGs. This report suggests that a new benchmark requires an approach that is integrated (covers the […]

Seafood Stewardship Index – Methodology report

From 22 October to 17 December 2018, the World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA) held an 8-week public consultation on the draft methodology for its Seafood Stewardship Index (SSI). All interested stakeholders were invited to review and share with us their feedback on this draft. This consultation was part of WBA’s continuous stakeholder engagement process and builds […]

5 key insights from WBA roundtable during Dutch trade mission to India

On May 23rd 2018, the World Benchmarking Alliance together with the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Mumbai hosted a discussion on the role of business in advancing the Sustainable Development Goals. This meeting took place during the largest ever Dutch trade mission to India and was presided over by Sigrid Kaag, Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation. The dialogue brought together corporate leaders and key sustainability […]

Youth Roundtable Bonn

We organised an extra roundtable, focused on youth, which took place on March 22 and 23 in Bonn, on the margins of the UN SDG Action Campaign’s Global Festival of Action in Bonn. Below you will find both the briefing that was created for the participants to prepare for this roundtable, and the summary report of the meeting, outlining […]