IBCSD Member Council and Liaison Delegates Meeting

Published on: July 8, 2013
By: IBCSD Editor
Content type: Video

Jakarta, May 28th — In improving awareness for business community for the importance of sustainability on their business practices and to report its programs, Indonesia Business Council for Sustainable Development (IBCSD) is organizing Member Council and Liaison Delegate Meeting in Jakarta on Tuesday, May 28th 2013. The annual meeting forum is inviting business community from IBCSD member and also non-member to gather and share the idea of stepping out from megatrends as business as usual to inclusive business initiative as part of Indonesia Vision 2050.

On the meeting, the invited participants which are coming from business sector were given an insight about ecosystem, the Business Ecosystem Training (BET) – a training initiated by IBCSD – , the importance of water, and Green Growth with REDD+. The insight was given by several company members and working partners of IBCSD. Meanwhile for those who have no idea about what IBCSD is, were given an opportunity to get an explanation about IBCSD programs such as capacity building for business sector, the Indonesia Visions 2050, and green growth in economic planning.

Discussion of Indonesia Vision 2050 explores the scenario of Business as Usual versus Green Growth. The session also discussed the acceleration of green growth in Indonesia and its elements. The challenges and opportunity in achieving the 2050 vision were discussed on the funding, technology, regulation, and human resource point of view.

"Pursuing sustainable development makes companies more competitive, more resilient and adaptable in a fast-changing world, and more prepare for the future."