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Exploring the Business Case for Corporate Action on Sanitation. White paper

Exploring the Business Case for Corporate Action on Sanitation. White paper
  • United Nations Global Compact. September 2014
  • This white paper explores why action on sanitation is a moral imperative for companies around the world, and why there is also a good business case for making it so. It discusses the business risks resulting from a lack of sanitation, and the business opportunities and benefits offered by sanitation interventions. The paper focuses on unpacking the business drivers for action on sanitation as well as on presenting a framework for how companies can support sanitation objectives.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Corporate Social Responsibility, Economic impact, Ecosystems, Education, Health, Hygiene, Open defecation, Risk management, Sanitation, Water supply
  • Main target audience: Private sector
  • Main purpose: Advocacy, Awareness raising, Reporting on project findings/outputs, Stimulate debate
  • Type of resource: Assessment report, Thematic paper
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Published in 2015