ABOUT THE ORGANISERS
City Developments Limited (CDL) is a leading global real estate operating company with a network spanning 103 locations in 29 countries and regions. Listed on the Singapore Exchange, the Group is one of the largest companies by market capitalisation. Its income-stable and geographically-diverse portfolio comprises residences, offices, hotels, serviced apartments, integrated developments and shopping malls.
With a proven track record of over 55 years in real estate development, investment and management, CDL has developed over 43,000 homes and owns over 18 million square feet of lettable floor area globally. Its diversified global land bank offers 4.1 million square feet of developable gross floor area.
The Group’s London-based hotel arm, Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Limited (M&C), is one of the world’s largest hotel chains, with over 145 hotels worldwide, many in key gateway cities.
Beyond shaping the cityscape with architectural icons, CDL has been leading the industry with sustainability practices and green building innovation, in line with its ethos of ‘Conserving as we Construct’ since 1995. It is listed on 12 prominent sustainability rankings and indices, including – FTSE4Good Index Series (since 2002), MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes (since 2009), Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (since 2010), Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (since 2011) and Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (since 2018).
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As the national lead platform promoting corporate sustainability, GCNS provides an ecosystem for companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and take actions to achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Through various platforms for multi-stakeholder engagement and collective action, GCNS advances the stewardship of sustainable business practices and Singapore’s national agenda of becoming a regional sustainable business hub.
In addition, GCNS nurtures the next generation of responsible business leaders through its youth initiatives. GCNS is a stakeholder of the Global Reporting Initiative and supports the Singapore chapter of the World Bank Group’s Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC).
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