IndexAmericas: IDB´s Corporate Sustainability Index

Lead PI: Satyajit Bose

Unit Affiliation: Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management (SPM)

July 2018 - December 2018
Central America ; Caribbean ; Latin America
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Dr. Satyajit Bose worked with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group to support the enhancement of their index that assesses companies acting in Latin America and the Caribbean based on their performance in environmental, social and governance dimensions, as well as on a development commitment in the region. The index, IndexAmericas, is the first index developed by a multilateral development bank to assess companies acting in Latin America in this way, and was launched at the 2017 World Economic Forum in Buenos Aires.

OUTCOMES: A feedback report with recommendations and onsite participation in workshops around the world.