World Environment Center

The World Environment Center advances sustainable development through corporate business practices. Headquartered in Washington, D.C. with offices in Europe and Latin America, WEC creates business solutions through Executive Roundtables on key sustainability challenges, builds capacity of small enterprises in emerging markets, and honors industry excellence through its annual Gold Medal Award. WEC is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organization. For more information, please visit

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Gold Medal
The WEC Gold Medal Award for International Achievement in Sustainable Development is one of the most prestigious forms of recognition of a global...

Membership and WEC News
WEC members represent a variety of business sectors and conduct operations in all regions of the world. Members are selected based on their practice...

Capacity Building
The World Environment Center oversees a range of capacity building initiatives that advance sustainability, including: improving energy efficiency...

Thought Leadership
Since 1997, the World Environment Center (WEC) has convened over 200 thought leadership events in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia. Our...

WEC Blog
A blog focused on corporate leadership in sustainability, highlighting the voices of WEC leaders and member companies.


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