Sustainability Forums

We aid constructive dialogue among business leaders, nonprofits, government and academia through several action forums and platforms.

These engagements are to advance sustainable development in Nigeria particularly, and in Africa at large.  The Centre’s forums and conferences are also platforms for knowledge sharing and research dissemination.

Annual Roundtables & Conferences

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CEO ROUNDTABLE
C-Suite ideation platform where business leaders engage with experts on the business case for sustainability and avenues to advance sustainable development through business.
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AFRICA RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS FORUM
The business forum which provides thought leadership, and present practical examples of how responsible businesses are being developed, to inspire current and future leaders of businesses in Africa.
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INTERNATIONAL SUSTAINABILITY CONFERENCE
An annual dialogue-to-action forum that brings various stakeholders together to advance sustainable development through business.

Meetings & Sessions

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BREAKFAST MEETING FOR SUSTAINABILITY PROFESSIONALS
Quarterly meeting for managers and business executives involved in sustainability strategy development, corporate social responsibility, environmental and social risk management, non-profit management, health, safety, and environment (HSE), and governance.
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SUSTAINABILITY SESSIONS FOR STUDENTS
Interactive and informative sessions on sustainable development for MBA and undergraduate students. Session formats include career meetings, documentary screenings and plenary with industry leaders.

Issue Specific Symposiums

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STEM EDUCATION SYMPOSIUM
- 2016, 2017, 2018
In partnership with Agbami Partners led by Chevron Nigeria Ltd, the centre convenes an annual science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education programme. The initiative is aimed at driving corporate action to solve Nigeria’s human development needs particularly in regards to access to quality STEM education. The programme focuses on equipping teachers in secondary schools.
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INTERACTIVE SESSION WITH PAUL POLMAN
- 2016
Interactive session with global CEO hosted in partnership with Unilever Nigeria engaged participants in a forward-looking discussion on shaping business and future leaders to contribute to a growth agenda which places inclusiveness and sustainability at its heart.
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NUTRITION: EVERYONE'S BUSINESS
- 2017
A convening hosted in 2017 in partnership with GAIN’s Scaling-Up Nutrition (SUN) Business Network (SBN). The event featured extensive and engaging conversations around the reducing malnutrition in Nigeria and how SUN can help businesses, government and civil societies relate better to end the scourge of malnutrition.