Continuous Expansion The global movement expands further with the creation of Shared Value Initiative India, in one of the fastest-growing economies in the world.
The Sustainable Development Agenda The United Nations adopts the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and explicitly call on the business community to play a role in addressing the world’s greatest challenges.
Doing Well by Doing Good Fortune publishes the inaugural “Change the World” list which celebrates and shines a spotlight on companies that have made significant progress in addressing major social challenges as a part of their core business strategy.
Innovating for Shared Value In 2013 FSG, a mission-driven consulting firm founded in 2000 by Michael Porter and Mark Kramer, published "Innovating for Shared Value" in Harvard Business Review which outlined the five elements successful shared value companies use to move from idea to action.
Commitment to Action The Shared Value Initiative officially launches in Boston as a Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to act as a global knowledge and learning hub with seed funding from Mercy Corps, Nestlé, the Rockefeller Foundation, and Verizon.
The Big Idea Michael Porter and Mark Kramer publish “Creating Shared Value” in Harvard Business Review, catalyzing a fundamental shift in the way business focuses on identifying and expanding the connections between societal and economic progress.
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Shared Value Initiative Hong Kong welcomes its first SME member: JEB Group, headquartered in Hong Kong and a provider of innovative solutions for corporate and commercial environments. Discover with Sam Beere, JEB's General Manager, how the group started its journey to Creating Shared Value.