Free Tools for Practice

The Institute focuses on bridging the gap between theory and practice and translates its research and conceptual work in the area of business sustainability into concrete tools.

Positive Impact - CEOs Insights

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Teaching & learning tools

Learn about how to see societal and environmental challenges as business opportunitities

Learn about the benefits and advantages of aligning your business to solving a societal purpose

Learn about the importance of integrating sustainability in the core of companies

Learn about sustainable innovation and how to keep your company relevant now and in the future

Learn about how to move from business as usual to true business sustainability

Learn about the urgency of climate change with Reto Knuti's intervention to the DAS students and alumni

Learn about the difference between true business sustainability and greenwashing. Uncover BST 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0

Practice & business tools

True Business Sustainability

How to shift from inside-out to outside-in

True Business Sustainability is a typology to orient businesses in their sustainability journey, offering a roadmap for business to become a force for good.

GRIPS Process

How businesses can innovate strategic sustainable opportunities

SDGXCHANGE is a strategic innovation tool that unlocks the potential of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals into business opportunities.

Gapframe

How multi-stakeholder groups can prioritize their actions

The GAPFRAME is a framework that translates the SGDs into key measures for nations and regions, outlining the gap of where we are today versus where we need to be so that all of us can live well on our planet.

CARL

How leaders can become more responsible

The Competency Assessment for Responsible Leadership (CARL) is a quick online assessment, which generates a responsible leader profile around five competencies and three domains of action.