Sustainable living and responsible consumption
01 Sustainable living and responsible consumption
We are all ultimately responsible for our planet and small changes to our daily habits can go a long way in reducing our negative footprint on the planet. We plan to start with the 30 point plan for each individual behavioural change that each of us can implement in order to make this world a better place. Ultimately this community will work with behavioral psychologists and environmentalists to establish strategies at an individual level for a greener world.
02 Impact Investment
Impact Investment is a thriving and exciting industry powered by investors who are determined to make social and environmental impact along with financial returns. This community is a powerhouse of people who see money as tool that reflects their values and what they believe in the world. Join to receive and share tools, guidance and integrate impact considerations in your investment strategies.
Access to Clean Water and Sanitation
03 Access to Clean Water and Sanitation
Working in line with UN's SDG agenda to 'achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all', this committee focusing on sharing and implementing strategies in underdeveloped parts of the world to increase access to clean drinking water and sanitation.
04 Sustainable Fashion
The fashion industry is a $2.4 trillion industry employing over 300 million people, most of whom are women and it is only growing. Thus, stakeholders in the fashion industry have a significant part to play on social and environmental impact indicators. This community aims to harness the power of its network to address social and environmental issues such as improving working conditions, reducing greenhouse gas emission, building greener supply chains etc.
Travel with Purpose
05 Travel with Purpose
Together, we need to work to protect our planet's vulnerable places and make travel sustainable. This community brings together the hospitality industry along with individual travelers to share knowledge and support initiatives that can make destinations resilients for generations of travellers as well as create a positive environmental impact to align with UN's SDG goals.
Sustainable development faces manifold challenges like poverty, exclusion, unemployment, climate change and conflict. The crux of the problem is to limit what we take from the Planet for our needs to build inclusive societies
Who can help
Sustainability advisors to help business operations become socially and environmentally responsible; impact investment financial guides, fashion designers practicing sustainability, specialist eco-tour operators & guides, conservationists, hospitality professionals engaged in eco-hotels, eco-tourism and the like
What can you do
Use your knowledge and experience to spread awareness, inspire and handhold businesses and individuals to adopt sustainability as their new mantra with utmost urgency
A staggering 784 million people live without access to clean water. That’s more than twice the population of the United States and roughly 1 in 10 people on earth according to www.lifewater.org. We need to correct this wrong. Let’s build an equitable planet. #DLCSocialImpact
The GIIN (Global Impact Investing Network) Investor Forum
The GIIN Investor Forum is the largest global gathering of impact investors. The Forum has a strong reputation for presenting delegates with the opportunity to build relationships, discover opportunities, share insights about new strategies, learn the latest industry developments, and explore ways to drive continued momentum and growth in the market.
Date & Time: October 12-13, 2022
Venue: World Forum, Hague
Sustainability LIVE 2022
Global companies come together to showcase their ESG strategies with a strong focus on creating actionable change and real-world partnerships.
Date & Time: February 23-24, 2022
Venue: Tobacco Dock, London with live, virtual interactive broadcast
Collect denim to be manufactured and upcycled to school kits. By repurposing discarded denims and clothing, you keep them out of landfills and help promote sustainability.
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Bridging the Gaps
Leading global experts working towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) in different countries will meet in this case-based virtual conference.
Date & Time: December 1, 2021
To accelerate impact towards the United Nations’ SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) – the world’s to-do list.
DLC believes that the UN SDGs provide the most holistic and universal framework to measure impact. By laying the focus on SDGs we quantify and report social impact with a global measure of success
Irrespective of whether you are a DLC Member or not, anyone keen to volunteer time / effort / resources for DLC Social Impact causes is welcome to sign up.
With the aim to bring about positive social change, DLC maps and facilitates partnerships between its global community of Entrepreneurs, Professionals & Young Leaders with carefully vetted NGOs and NPOs. DLC is present in 15 Chapters in 7 Countries. Every Chapter has mutually independent DLC Social Impact Cause Committees to tackle any/all the 54 causes identified under 20 core areas