Enhancing business contribution

Demonstrating corporate philanthropy
Demonstrating corporate private philanthropy
Engaging in private business citizenship

The National Business Initiative (NBI) was formed in South Africa in 1995 to enhance the business contribution to economic growth, reduction of poverty and effective governance. The NBI has the support of 150 major companies and works in partnership with the South African government on three main programmes: (1) Urban and economic development; (2) Local government capacity building; and (3) Education and training.

Type Classification:
G: Very Specific strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions