B Corporations “is a community of leaders, driving a global movement of people using business as a force for good.” Central to the community are ‘Certified B Corporations’, which are “a new kind of business that balances purpose and profit. They are legally required to consider the impact of their decisions on their workers, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment.”
CAUX Round Table for Moral Capitalism
The Caux Round Table for Moral Capitalism envisions “a free, fair and prosperous global society built on the twin pillars of moral capitalism and responsible government.” They believe that “moral capitalism is the only system with the potential to meet the needs and aspirations of individuals, businesses, societies, and nations”.
Conscious Capitalism produces businesses that are “good, ethical, noble and heroic.” The organization helps companies become more conscious with “transformational experiences that inspire, educate and empower them to elevate humanity through business“.
Economy for the Common Good
The founder of Economy for the Common Good proposes a thorough overhaul of our capitalist system. In the world he envisions “companies still earn profits. But they are driven not by revenues and costs, but by their Common Good Balance Sheet.”
New Economics Foundation
The New Economics Foundation aims to “change the rules to make the economy work for everyone“. The organisation is guided by three missions: the basis for a decent quality of life for all, a new green deal and a democratic economy.
Rethinking Economics is campaigning for the reform of economics curricula, but at the same time aims to democratize economics. According to the organisation rethinking economics is needed to “benefit the discipline”, “combat climate change and poverty” and “improve democracy.”
UN Global Compact
The aim of UN Global Compact is to “mobilize a global movement of sustainable companies and stakeholders to create the world we want.” The organization supports companies to “(1) Do business responsibly by aligning their strategies and operations with Ten Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption; and (2) take strategic actions to advance broader societal goals.”
Washington Center for Equitable Growth
The Washington Center for Equitable Growth is “a non-profit research and grantmaking organization dedicated to advancing evidence-backed ideas and policies that promote strong, stable, and broad-based economic growth.” The organization wants “to ensure that research on equitable growth and inequality is relevant, accessible, and informative to the policymaking process.”
World Resources Institute
The World Resources Institute is “a global research organization” that works “at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being.” Among others they “make the economic case for better environmental management” and try “to shift the world’s financial flows to support sustainable development“.