SIIA Corporate Member, City Developments Limited (CDL) emerged as the top Singapore corporation to be listed in the prestigious Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations 2012. It is the only Singapore company listed on this global ranking for three consecutive years.
This was announced at Davos World Economic Forum, at a private dinner hosted by Corporate Knights and Inflection Point Capital Management, on 25 January 2012. Listed for the third consecutive year, CDL’s ranking improved from 100th position in 2011 to 62nd place this year. This accolade is a testament to CDL’s ongoing and concerted sustainability efforts over the years. It is also significant as it places Singapore on the global map for sustainability.
CDL has also recently sponsored the SIIA’s Environment and Resources Program, under the SIIA's 50th Anniversary Initiative. The SIIA's Environment and Resources program will address environmental challanges such as transboundary haze, climate change, nuclear and energy security as well as the management of water and seas.