For 25 years we have built strategic leadership capacity to tackle critical global challenges.
At the nexus of world-class academic research and cutting-edge corporate practice, we work with leaders to develop practical solutions that reconcile profitability and sustainability and catalyse change in the wider system.
Our work inspires and supports change at the level of individual leaders, influential organisations and whole systems.Here, delegates from our Business & Sustainability Programme discuss the impact the seminar has had on themselves and their organisations.
Led by banking regulation expert and CISL Fellow, Prof. Kern Alexander, this report suggests how current regulatory powers could better manage environmental risks.
The BEI has recently welcomed its newest member, Standard Chartered, to its group of 11 global banks leading on directing capital towards sustainable economic development.
E.Valu.A.Te: the Game, produced by the Natural Capital Leaders Platform, demystifies natural capital valuation and shows how it can inform commercial decisions that mitigate risk, reduce negative environmental impacts, and create value.
Integrate sustainability thinking into business action: take a look at our graduate study webpages and find which programme is best suited to you.
ClimateWise and the CISL have launched an inquiry to better understand the strategic business options which can most efficiently accelerate trends for energy transition and meet future market needs.
This briefing note highlights key findings: the next 15 years are crucial, there are major opportunities for economic systems and economic growth and action on climate change can be achieved together.
CISL, together with the Cambridge Judge Business School and the European Climate Foundation has summarised the latest climate science for 11 key business sectors.
Report co-authored by CISL and Ecofys published by the Nordic Council of Ministers on the scale of efforts to deliver climate action outside of the official negotiations.
BSP Online is a new online course from the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, designed to build a common language and understanding of sustainability within organisations, at scale.
Our leadership groups focus on issues where business can have a significant impact on policy and business practice and where collective action is needed.
We provide individuals and organisations with a broad range of sustainability leadership and strategy courses designed to meet specific business and leadership development needs.
Our graduate study Master’s-level courses, accredited by the University of Cambridge, are leading examples of applied sustainability education in a business context.
The Nexus Network, led by the University of Sussex, in partnership with the University of East Anglia and CISL, will foster debate, innovative research and practical collaborations across the linked domains of food, energy, water and the environment.
Investors have a crucial role to play in supporting economic, social and environmental sustainability. This report sets out the case for action and a practical agenda for change.
The latest Communiqué statement from business urges governments to ensure ‘trillionth tonne’ of carbon is never emitted.
The Sink or Swim report is the result of a collaboration between nine companies across six sectors that examined new strategies to manage this economically strategic resource, which underpins many business activities.
We work on strategic sustainability issues with senior executives from companies operating in Africa, as well as leaders from government and civil society organisations.
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