China Business Council for Sustainable Development (CBCSD) was founded in October, 2003, and is a coalition of leading Chinese and foreign enterprises registered and operating in China, and was established as a national organization through the Ministry of Civil Affairs, PRC. Committed to implementing the guidelines and policies of the scientific outlook on development and establishing a harmonious society, CBCSD provides a platform for exchange and cooperation among corporations, governments and social communities, aiming at facilitating the development of sustainable business.
CBCSD is China’s first CEO-led and member-driven social organization in the sustainable development field that initiated by the business community. CBCSD provides the government and stakeholders with a platform on sustainable development by connecting enterprises from various sectors both in China and abroad.
Besides, as a Global Network Partner of WBCSD, CBCSD assists WBCSD to implement relevant projects in China, facilitating the cross-border cooperation and advocating communicating Chinese business’s prospective on sustainable development issues. CBCSD facilitates the interactions between Chinese enterprises and world leading corporations, enhancing the involvement of Chinese business in global communications. Global cooperation on focus areas are launched: