Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. They are active in over 70 countries with 27,000 people active that generate €3.4 billion in revenues.
During the Leaders for Nature Forum of 2015 government, NGO's, corporations and knowledge institutes worked together to find joint solutions for our most pressing natural capital challenges.
Arcadis is one of the Leaders for Nature. This is their challenge: Putting the spotlight on the sourcing of biodiversity impacts.
Together with the Leaders for nature network we still explore the opportunities to create a shortlist of questions which can be used world wide to obtain the right information in the supply chain.
On 17th April 2015, IUCN organized the Leaders for Nature forum in Eindhoven. Except supported IUCN in a year long trajectory to prepare and guide the Forum in a new format. This included concept development, stakeholder involvement and preparation of the challenges.
The preparations resulted in 10 challenges brought in by the network of Leaders for Nature. Over 150 participants from business, NGOs and government joined the forum. Guided by Except, teams worked on the most pressing natural capital challenges.