Better Business Better World: Africa
Who’s behind it? – Business & Sustainable Development Commission
How can it help? – The Business and Sustainable Development Commission has continued to expand and showcase its research around the economic prize associated with achieving the SDGs. In February, it released a deep dive report into SDG-related business opportunities in the African market, to which it assigns a value of at least US$1.1 trillion by 2030. The report goes on to map these opportunities in more detail while also highlighting case studies of companies that are currently working to develop these markets. Finally it also notes the potential of SDG-related business opportunities to create over 85 million jobs across the continent.