Mission: The Natural Step's mission is to accelerate global sustainability by guiding companies and local governments onto an ecologically, socially and economically sustainable path. Founded in 1989, The Natural Step uses a set of proven, scientifically based sustainability principles to transform debate into useful discussion and to drive innovation. The Natural Step offers a visionary, upstream approach to resolving sustainability issues and addresses problems at the source. Through research, education and strategic advisory services, The Natural Step is trailblazing new organizational models and sustainable practices within leading corporations and governments. The Natural Step envisions a world where individuals, institutions, communities and companies recognize their critical role in creating a prosperous, healthy place for all people and future generations.
Programs: The Natural Step's programs include: - Advisory Services: Providing tailored sustainability education and training services; - Research: Organizing and facilitating high-level, multi-disciplinary dialogues and research initiatives designed to address key barriers to sustainability and lead the transition to sustainability; and, - Outreach: Increasing awareness of sustainability issues and inspiring and empowering leaders to launch new sustainability initiatives.
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