Business for Sustainable Development (BSD) , formerly Philippine Business for the Environment (PBE), is a non-stock, nonprofit organization established in January 1992 to assist companies in exploring the vital connections between business and the environment. In the past 25 years, led sustainability management initiatives in the Philippines that influenced both private and public sectors to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It also engages with individual corporations through advisory services in sustainability reporting, strategy and roadmap, impact assessment, and project implementation.
As the Global Network Partner of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) in the Philippines, we also play an integral role in creating awareness, promoting action, and enabling an environment where businesses are committed to scale up solutions for a sustainable world. We are the Philippines’ Certified Training Partner of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), a globally-recognized standards organization that pioneered sustainability reporting. We collect data, process information, and identify sustainability reporting trends in the Philippines to be added to GRI’s Sustainability Disclosure Database.