target audience: TECH SUPPLIER Publication date: Nov 2023 - Document type: Market Presentation - Doc Document number: # EUR251385223
Sustainability Readiness: Differentiation by Sector — Global View
This market presentation, based on an IDC survey, charts the differences among industry sectors in their progress toward embedding sustainability and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles into their business operations. The framework assesses the status of ICT practitioners on their journeys to becoming sustainable enterprises.
The established methodological framework leverages input from 1,800 respondents to IDC's Worldwide Sustainability Maturity Survey and is complemented by IDC's expertise in qualitative and quantitative primary research techniques.
Organizations around the globe loosely fall into five readiness stages based on the adoption of key sustainability essentials (i.e., the availability of financing, accountability and governance, measurement metrics, and operational practices).