How to Align Your Business Strategy with the Global Goals


Is your company looking for ways to integrate the Global Goals into your business strategy and operations? Determining the starting point for your company’s efforts to advance the 2030 Agenda — and its 17 Global Goals and 169 Targets — may seem like a challenging task. Companies often wonder how they should prioritize the different Goals and how many of them they should target. In this Academy session, you will learn about a four-step approach to help you get started. The session will discuss how to align your business strategy and operations with the Global Goals in order to maximize positive impact. You will learn about the SDG Compass and success stories from other businesses.


By completing this session and related learning materials, you will learn to: 

  • Understand the role of business in supporting the achievement of the Global Goals

  • Prioritize the Goals within your business operations and sector

  • Set corporate goals and targets that are adequately ambitious to support the achievement of the Global Goals

  • Integrate the Global Goals into your company’s business strategy