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Canada and the SDGs: Sharing Insight from Canadian Executives and Leaders

Canada and the SDGs: Sharing Insight from Canadian Executives and Leaders 411 415 Mara Di Loreto

Competent Boards, with the support of the Canadian Government’s SDG (Sustainable Development Goals) unit, has interviewed Canadian leaders to better understand how companies, boards, and executives are demonstrating leadership on the SDGs. Furthermore, these interviews provide insight into how the private sector and government can support progress towards the goals.

Competent Boards conducted 36 interviews in 6 Canadian cities. Leaders interviewed include Canada’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Marc-André Blanchard; Vice-President, External Affairs and Sustainability, Unilever Canada, John Coyne; Chair, CIBC and Board Member, Telus, The Honourable John Manley; Vice-President, Sustainability and Stakeholder Relations, Nutrien, Candace Laing; Former Vice-President, Diversity, Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Secretary, Goldcorp Inc., Anna Tudela; Former Chair, Transparency International, Huguette Labelle; and Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, OC, OOnt.


 

 

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