UN Global Compact Conference 2012
Introduction to the conference
The aim of the conference The Green Economy; Business Contribution to Securing Sustainability was to demonstrate how businesses can put theory in to practise. The Dutch Global Compact network and German Global Compact network consider the conference to be a true success. This succes was even more important for the Dutch network as is marked its first lustrum conference, after its founding in 2007. As such we would like to thank you for your contribution to this success and hope that you can put the results of the conference into practise in your daily operations.
In the spirit of international cooperation and with the global conference on Sustainable Development Rio +20 in mind, over 220 participants from the Netherlands, Germany, UK and Austria shared inspiring key notes, examples of best practices and practical insights.
Overview and summary
We hereby provide you with an overview of conference, the various keynotes, some of the presentations and the conference’s conclusions. For reference purposes the programme of the conference is also avialable. For your convenience a separate summary of the conference is made.
Photographic overview of the conference