HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

One world. Numerous ways for sustainable excellence.

We work together with our industry partners on various multi-dimensional, intersecting intervention areas, sustainable alliances & brands to achieve sustainable development.

Intervention areas

Adopt Strategies for Clean Production and Transportation

Collaborate at India CEO Forum for Clean Air

Join Cleaner Air - Better Life campaign

Design and shape future 'Cities We Want'

Support farmers for Sustainable Agriculture, Promote Clean Fuels

Collaborate at the Climate Action Program

Support and Fulfill Extended Producer Responsibilities (EPR)

Join Un-plastic Initiative

Segregation & Decentralised waste management

Sustainable Consumption & Production

Adopt Decarbonisation Strategies, Reduce business risks & vulnerabilities

Climate Action Program

Align your Business Models for Circular Economy

Evaluate Natural Capital

Join India Business & Biodiversity Initiative

Biodiversity Business Plans

Prepare Biodiversity Action Plans

Implement Nature-based Solutions

Sustainable alliances

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Cleaner air better life is a national initiative of CII for supporting the country-wide transition to clean air by bringing civil society, policymakers, and business leaders on a common platform.

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Promote sharing & learning, leading to mainstreaming sustainable management of biological diversity.

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A platform, that seeks to minimize externalities of plastics on the environmental, ecological, and social health of our planet.

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(#Biz4HR) initiative is an action group of business stakeholders interested in improving human rights record in their value chain.

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This initiative aims to showcase the efforts of Indian businesses to the Government and the UN, increase awareness amongst businesses, share best practices and build a tracking mechanism for further improvising industry engagement.

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Sustainable brands

Executive education & event calendar

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Training & Advisory

CESD undertakes training and capacity building activities, offers consulting services on various focus areas related to development. The trainings help organisations monitor, quantify outcomes and report on their sustainability goals.

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Policy advocacy

A well-executed sustainability programme can drive growth, create new markets and new business alternatives, and reduce costs and risks. That's why such a programme is essential for businesses and that's where our policies come in.

Publications

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CSR & Social Inclusion

Compendium- Indian Industry Action Towards COVID -19

Biodiversity

Integration of Biodiversity

A Guidebook for Integration of Biodiversity: Spice Sector in The Western Ghats acts as a guide for the spice sector companies, especially those operating in The Western Ghats of India with respect to biodiversity conservation and sustainable management of natural resources. The Western Ghats are one of the biodiversity hotspots that extend key ecosystem services to the whole of peninsular India. This region also houses many provisioning services that are of economic value. The important aspects covered are the inter-linkages between business and biodiversity, their impacts and dependencies on biodiversity and ecosystem services, and measures for management and monitoring.

Clean Air Better Life

CII Cleaner Air Better Life Report (2020) on Impacts and learning of crop residue management programme

Business and Human Rights

Integrating Sustainability Into Indian Supply Chains

Clean Air Better Life

Clean Industry

CII-Niti Aayog report on clean industry for reducing air pollution from major industrial sources in Delhi-NCR.

CSR & Social Inclusion

Biodiversity

Compendium- Indian Industry Action Towards COVID -19

Integration of Biodiversity

A Guidebook for Integration of Biodiversity: Spice Sector in The Western Ghats acts as a guide for the spice sector companies, especially those operating in The Western Ghats of India with respect to biodiversity conservation and sustainable management of natural resources. The Western Ghats are one of the biodiversity hotspots that extend key ecosystem services to the whole of peninsular India. This region also houses many provisioning services that are of economic value. The important aspects covered are the inter-linkages between business and biodiversity, their impacts and dependencies on biodiversity and ecosystem services, and measures for management and monitoring.

Clean Air Better Life

Business and Human Rights

CII Cleaner Air Better Life Report (2020) on Impacts and learning of crop residue management programme

Integrating Sustainability Into Indian Supply Chains

Clean Air Better Life

Clean Industry

CII-Niti Aayog report on clean industry for reducing air pollution from major industrial sources in Delhi-NCR.

Photo Gallery

Staff speaks on sustainability