CHAPTER 3

Sustainability at the Organization Level

Main purpose: Comprehend how an organization begins a sustainability journey and the importance of engaging stakeholders throughout the journey.

Objectives: After reading this chapter, you should be able to do the following:

  • Describe the major dimensions of a model that depicts a sustainable organization.
  • Interrelate the linkage between the stakeholders’ materiality assessment and an organization’s policy, performance, and reporting to recognize and incorporate diverse values.
  • Explain the different methods that organizations use to determine materiality of topics within the economic, social, and environmental dimensions of sustainability.
  • Identify how stakeholders can provide guidance ...

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