Two prominent Argentine businessmen, together with Stephan Schmidheiny were part of the 50 distinguished business leaders who, in 1991, formed the original Business Council for Sustainable Development (BCSD) and contributed to Changing Course, the report of the BCSD to the Rio Conference in 1992. That same year, CEADS was founded and was the first national BCSD to be created. It brought together the chairmen of 16 Argentine companies, representing the most significant industrial sectors of the country.
Today, CEADS has 63 member companies drawn from an even wider range of economic sectors and activities.
CEADS currently has six focus areas: Environmental Management; Legal & Compliance; Energy & Climate, Communication; Corporate Social Responsibility and Inclusive Business. Through these areas our team:
BCSD Argentina activities with WBCSD participation: