THE NATURAL STEP

We are a leading partner for organisations ready to address humanities grand challenges to create a better future. We enable decision makers to manage complexity, define their future position and seize opportunities for short and long term success.

Since 1989, we have worked with thousands of corporations, municipalities, academic institutions and not-for-profit organizations that have proven that moving strategically toward sustainability leads to new opportunities, reduced costs and dramatically reduced ecological and social impacts.

With twenty-five years of experience helping organizations and individuals understand and make meaningful progress toward sustainability, The Natural Step has 12 offices with associates and strategic partners in 54 countries.

ONE LANGUAGE

Developed by scientists, business and public bodies, and tested with thousands of organizations around the world.

OUR WORK

Founded over 25 years ago in Sweden, The Natural Step has spread to 54 countries with 12 offices. Read more about who we are , what we believe in, and what we do…

OUR STORY

How do we fit in this puzzle? We work every day to help accelerate progress towards sustainability and that we have been doing for 25 years. But how did this all start? More about our story…

News from our offices around the world

Chad Park: Our unfinished backcasting business

The January Energy Futures Lab (co-hosted by The Natural Step) workshop was the first chance for the EFL Fellows to dip their toes into backcasting waters. Backcasting is central to the Lab because it establishes the creative tension between our desired future and the...

read more

Bristol Level 1 and 2 June 2016

A transformative approach to innovation, strategy and results 13, 14 & 15 June 2016 - Bristol, United Kingdom As specific outcomes of this comprehensive course, you will gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to: Apply a strategic systems perspective to...

read more

Introducing The Natural Capital Lab!

The Natural Step is embarking on a new Sustainability Transition Lab—this Lab aims to improve the way we measure, manage and make decisions about Canada’s natural capital. Why this is important Canada is home to an abundance of natural capital, enjoying natural...

read more