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PwC’s purpose means that we want to work with others to help tackle the biggest issues facing the world today in a manner which builds trust in societies.
The market economy is the most powerful generator of social progress ever created. It has always depended on a system of rules, but now it is clear that there are major and growing challenges, which the current system is not adequately addressing - with climate change, economic exclusion and inequality among the most obvious symptoms. We have a design problem, and the COVID-19 pandemic is making that even clearer.
Here are some of our leaders talking about why creating a common purpose matters. | Duration 2:16
Market economies and business activities should be intentionally designed to deliver outcomes which support the wellbeing of people and our planet. This is not about a choice between profit and purpose - it is about ensuring that profit is delivered as a consequence of purpose, a purpose which is consistent with these broader objectives.
Managing Director, Global Corporate Sustainability, PwC United Kingdom
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