Business and Sustainable Development in Nigeria Report: The Case of the Banking Industry (2019)

The main objective of this report, Business and Sustainable Development in Nigeria: The case of the Banking Industry, (2019) is to present a business-relevant resource on corporate sustainability practices in Nigeria’s banking industry.

It is a practical resource for banks, business executives, investors, market analysts, regulators, academics and the public. Link to report:

Nonprofit Leadership and Management Programme

The Lagos Business School Sustainability Centre and Ford Foundation West Africa have trained over 200 youth in the civil society sector through the Nonprofit Leadership and Management (NPLM) certificate programme.

The programme is designed to provide participants with experience-based insights and expert perspectives on best practices in board governance and management, talent management, fundraising, partnership and more. The aim is to effectively scale and advance their various social projects across Nigeria. Details of the programme:

Leadership Programme for Sustainable Waste Management

Waste management is a growing field in Nigeria, as entrepreneurs tackle issues of plastic waste pollution, environmental preservation and public health.

Forty young professionals from 11 different states in Nigeria participated in the new Leadership Programme for Sustainable Waste

Chief Executive Forum on Sustainability

Themed ‘Plastic Waste Mitigation in Nigeria: Efforts, Achievements and Prospects’, the 2019 CEO Roundtable on Sustainability explored ideas, actions and frameworks to address plastic pollution in Nigeria.

Held on September 13, 2019, at The George Hotel, Ikoyi, the Roundtable saw a gathering of representatives of government agencies, multinationals, academics and other stakeholders in sustainability.

International Sustainability Conference

On Wednesday, November 27, our Sustainability Centre hosted experts, academics and thought leaders across industries at the 2019 edition of its International Sustainability Conference themed, ‘Innovating for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth’.

LBS Conversations: Meeting Stakeholder Expectations – COVID-19 and my workforce