Consejo Empresario Argentino para el Desarrollo Sostenible

Organization's name: Consejo Empresario Argentino para el Desarrollo Sostenible
Organization's acronym: CEADS
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: Suipacha 531 Piso 5
Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Phone: +541143289593
Fax: ZAP
Web site:
Organization type: Private sector
  • Spanish


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Human settlements
  • Indicators
  • Industrial development
  • Institutional arrangements
  • Integrated decision-making
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • International law
  • Means of Implementation (Trade, Finance, Technology, Tranfer, etc.)
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Trade and environment
  • Transport
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Argentina
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1992
Year of registration (YYYY): 1992
Organizational structure: BCSD Argentina is the local chapter of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Is part of a global network of 50 national and regional business councils and partner organizations involving some 1,000 business leaders globally. BCSD Argentina is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies.It is governed by a Council made up of member company CEO's or their representatives. This Council delegates the management of the organization to the Directive Committee, headed by a Chairman and two Vice Chairmen. The Executive Director is responsible for the day-to-day management, assisted by a staff of specialists.
Number and type of members: 66 leading companies, both multinational and national, from different economic sectors (goods and services)
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Involvement in UN Partnerships: Yes