novozymesNovozymes believes it will be best positioned to secure long-term business growth by gearing towards delivering solutions that help advance the SDGs. The company uses the SDGs as a lens to screen and prioritize innovation decisions regarding products, business models and partnerships.

This example provides a useful framework for how the SDGs can be incorporated into core business strategy setting. Building upon the premise that social impact and business growth are closely correlated, Novozymes argue that the SDGs can act as a valuable set of indicators, helping companies to identify what new business initiatives they should be targeting.

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Links:

report2014.novozymes.com/service/download-report

www.novozymes.com/en/news/news-archive/Pages/sustainable-development-goals.aspx

www.inclusivebusinesshub.org/m/blogpost?id=5132225%3ABlogPost%3A93666