MAC has more than 20 years’ experience working jointly with clients to develop sustainability strategies, and provide expertise enabling the implementation of sustainability initiatives. MAC’s strength is the integration and alignment of sustainability strategy, translating objectives into tangible results. This combination of strategic alignment and ability to successfully execute, enables businesses to move towards the point where sustainability becomes a competitive advantage.
MAC has delivered projects across all stages of the sustainability value chain, from developing strategy to creating journey maps, as well as designing and implementing projects, and providing support for monitoring and measuring the impact of sustainability initiatives.
|Socio Economic Community Development
Poverty, inequality and unemployment remain rife in many parts of the world, and this negatively affects the creation of sustainable communities and businesses.
|Governance and ethics
Private and state owned companies have an obligation to be accountable and transparent to their shareholders and other stakeholders, as well as the broader society they operate in. Depending on the organisation and industry, a variety of codes, as well as international compacts and/or regulatory requirements must be met.
Every year billions are spent on good causes by corporates, DFIs, donors and aid agencies. Too often, however, results are disappointing, with no real positive change at economic, social or environmental levels.
Mining and manufacturing companies are constantly faced with challenges in ensuring the safety of their employees. Great strides have been made in safety performance through legislation, technical advances and improved safety standards.
|Carbon and energy policy
The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2017 rated “failure of climate-change mitigation and adaptation” as one of the top ten global risks.