Trends

Key factors that drive transformation

The world is experiencing rapid urbanisation.  Our cities are driving economic growth but are also experiencing major societal challenges: the demand for energy, water and waste management, with the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a circular economy. At the same time, our increasingly urbanised and ageing population is changing our way of life, our environment and our planet.

Building a world in which every one of us leads a happy and healthy life is crucial. Sustainable Development Goals are therefore established calling for action to promote prosperity while protecting the planet. Building a business on sustainable goals creates true value.  It makes an organisation fit for the future, enhances its reputation and stock value, ensures safety and regulatory compliance, and creates an environment where employees are proud to work.