SPSC has two meanings. Sustainability Promoters & Sustainability Supporters. They support Sustainable Procurement & Supply Chain. The initiative’s purpose is to support acceleration of the world’s transition to sustainability. They operate through a 3 step approach of engage, motivate and recognise. Their not-for-profit operation is spread over 80 countries.
Volunteer Groups Alliance
The Volunteer Groups Alliance (VGA)* is a global coalition of more than 70 organisations and networks working in over 150 countries that contribute to sustainable development through volunteering in all its forms. VGA supports its member organisations to promote the contribution that volunteers make to sustainable development and to gain recognition for the important role volunteers play at local, regional, and national levels and in the United Nations (UN) processes. This is officially recognised by United Nations.
SME Climate Hub
The SME Climate Hub is a global initiative that empowers small to medium sized companies to take climate action and build resilient businesses for the future.The Hub is an initiative of the We Mean Business Coalition, the Exponential Roadmap Initiative and the United Nations Race to Zero campaign in collaboration with Normative and the Net Zero team at Oxford University.
Learning for Sustainability SCOTLAND (LfS)
Learning for Sustainability is the umbrella term for sustainable development education, outdoor learning, global citizenship and social welfare. LfS are Scotland’s Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development – acknowledged by the United Nations University.