Drive Sustainability From the Ground Up

What is this guide about?

Sustainability is a fundamental pillar shaping the success and longevity of organizations – and it fosters a collective sense of ownership and involvement.
But how can you ensure that sustainability remains an ever-evolving and ingrained facet of the company's identity and culture? In this guide, we’ll show you what it takes to develop effective climate action strategies that resonate across all levels at work.


Climate Strategy

Pinpoint gaps and challenges, establish success indicators and mobilize essential stakeholders.

Simple Implementation

Benefit from clear step-by-step guidelines to craft an engagement plan and execute best practices, aligned with your overarching objectives.

Tangible Success

Define explicit targets and assess the ROI to validate the effectiveness of your strategy.

What is a Future Lab Guide?

This guide is based on true events.
It is a product of the ada Future Lab, where cross-organizational teams address current challenges, from sustainability to Artificial Intelligence. The guide offers practical solutions and best practices that emerge from this collaborative work.

What to expect?

  • Overview of the challenges organizations face in implementing climate action strategy

  • Step-by-step guide to initiate climate action from grassroots levels

  • Practical tips for cultivating and nurturing a corporate culture centered on sustainability

  • Key KPIs for effective monitoring the success of your engagement strategy

Why is it important to empower your teams for climate action?

Active employee participation in sustainability efforts creates multifaceted benefits for your company. By doing so, we overcome the disconnect that often plagues climate action strategies. Green initatives can often feel too theoretical and abstract to employees on the frontline.

When teams actively engage in and take ownership of climate intiatives, organizations seize opportunities for cost savings through improved energy efficiency, streamlined waste reduction, and optimal resource conservation. Moreover, a strong commitment to sustainability serves as a magnet for top-tier talent, bolstering talent attraction and retention while curbing recruitment costs, ensuring a robust talent pool and more control over recruitment costs. Simultaneously, a genuine dedication to sustainability enhances your brand's value, cultivating a reputation that resonates positively with consumers, boosts customer loyalty, and drives sales. Additionally, having engaged employees as advocates for environmental responsibility acts as a frontline defense in adhering to environmental regulations, mitigating the risk of oversights or neglect and shielding your company from potential fines or sanctions.

ada Fellowship

Let's shape the future together, because growth rarely happens alone.

Explore the ada Fellowship, a one-year development program:

  • Upskill your employees

  • Become part of a cross-organizational network of 2,000 members from 70+ organizations

  • Drive innovative solutions, shape a sustainable, digital future and find your logo on the next Future Lab Guide ;-)

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