Sustainability and Sustainable Development Training

Sustainability and Sustainable Development Training

Fundamentals and Strategic Management Best Practices

Course Overview

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) define global sustainable development priorities and aspirations for 2030. The SDGs call for worldwide action among governments, business and civil society to end poverty and create a life of dignity and opportunity for all, within the boundaries of the planet.

The SDS is Egypt’s 2030 vision for a competitive, balanced and diversified economy, rooted in innovation and knowledge, and based on justice, social integrity and participation, a balanced and diversified ecological system, in order to achieve sustainable development and to improve Egyptians’ life quality.

Course Outline

 The objective of our training is to guide companies to align their strategies with, as well as measure and manage their contribution to the SDGs and the SDS.

Our Sustainable Development Training is 18 hours over 3 days, and is designed primarily for CEOs, upper/middle level management and external stakeholders.

  • The SDGs and the SDS
  • Strategic management and sustainability
  • How to align your strategy to the SDGs and the SDS, Develop your own business case
  • The baseline responsibilities for your business
  • How to map your value chain to identify your impact areas
  • How to select indicators and collect data
  • How to define your priorities
  • How to define the scope of your goals and select KPIs
  • How to define your baseline and select your goal type
  • How to set your level of ambition
  • How to announce your commitment to SDGs/SDS
  • How to anchor sustainability goals within your business
  • How to embed sustainability across all functions
  • How to engage in partnerships
  • Effective reporting and communication

Who should attend this Course?

This course is designed for key decision makers who develop or assess sustainability reports – managers from functions like finance, corporate communications, HSE, human resources, Organization Development, CSR Department, information technology, legal, marketing, operations, public relations, secretarial, social responsibility, strategy & marketing, operations, public relations, secretarial, social responsibility,  strategy & planning, sustainability, and supply chain.

This course may also be of interest to CFOs, internal auditors, regulatory agencies, and investors.

Agenda

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3

 

  • Introduction to Sustainable Development
  • Sustainable Development in Egypt; sustainability context
  • The Paris Agreement and the SDS
  • What are the SDGs?
  • Understanding the business case
  • The baseline responsibilities for business
  • Defining priorities
  • Setting goals
  • Integrating
  • Reporting and communicating
  • Additional reporting frameworks
  • Hands-on reporting workshop

Duration

3 Days / 18 Hours. 

 Program Instructor 

Dr. Ehab Shalaby

Chairman & CEO at Dcarbon Egypt

Leading consultant, Researcher, and academician in the field of sustainable development, Dr. Shalaby has more than 20 years of experience in the fields of academia, research, corporate and government policy advising on the local, regional and international level; as well as being recognized for innovative excellence based on technical, research and design fundamentals.