What it will take to get more companies to tackle the SDGs?

By Adva Saldinger 30 June 2016

Via Devex YouTube channel

There are those companies that understand the business potential and role of the private sector in achieving the global development goals. And then there are those that don’t.

If businesses need to be part of the solution, then part of the problem is getting more companies to understand how they can engage and benefit.

Devex spoke to the Coca-Cola Co., Mumbai-based multinational group Mahindra and global biotech company Novozymes about what it will take to get other companies to engage on development and adopt a shared value business approach.

To hear what they have to say, watch the video above.

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About the author

Adva Saldinger@AdvaSal

As a Devex Impact associate editor, Adva leads coverage of the intersection of business and international development. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, she enjoys exploring the role the private sector and private capital play in development. Previously, she has worked as a reporter at newspapers in both the U.S. and South Africa. Most recently, she has been ghostwriting a memoir for a former child slave and NGO founder in Ghana.

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