DBS SME Skills Booster Programme

Sustainability masterclass by Global Compact Network Singapore

Complimentary Masterclass: Getting Started on Your Sustainability Journey: Why and How?


Sustainability is no longer a buzzword for small and medium enterprises, but an essential part of business. Increasingly, more of your customers who are large and listed companies are imposing stringent requirements on their suppliers to disclose environmental, social and governance (ESG) processes in their operations. 
In addition, as sustainability gains momentum, stakeholders like customers; employees; financial institutions; investors; want to work with companies which are sustainable.

As part of DBS SME Skills Booster programme under the SkillsFuture Queen Bee initiative, DBS partners with UN Global Compact Network Singapore (GCNS) to support SMEs in their first step towards sustainability.

Topic: Getting Started on Your Sustainability Journey: Why and How?
Date & Time: 31 July 2023 (Monday), 2pm - 5.30pm 
Venue: DBS Asia X Auditorium - 1 Fusionopolis View, Level 7, Singapore 138577 
Trainer: Chan Sue Meng, Deputy Director, Sustainability and Capability-Building, UN Global Compact Network Singapore
Price: Complimentary

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Gaining foundational knowledge on corporate sustainability 
  • Defining Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) risks & opportunities 
  • Identifying and prioritising stakeholders and materiality 
  • Understanding how to easily start sustainability reporting with the use of complimentary GCNS' tool – Responsible Index Communicator for Enterprises (RICE)


Thank you for your interest in the DBS SME Skills Booster sustainability masterclass on 31 July 2023. 
Due to overwhelming response, we regret to inform you that registration has closed. 
We are excited to share that we are actively planning more sustainability workshops and masterclasses for the near future. 
To ensure you stay updated on upcoming upskilling opportunities, kindly sign up your interest at the SME Skills Booster page.