3vectores

Sustainable Branding

Montevideo, Montevideo

Uruguay

www.3vectores.com

About 3vectores

3vectores has more than 10 years experience in Design Thinking. Areas of work include:

  • Purpose Focused Design in the fields of social and environmental problems
  • Human Centered Design searching for the redefinition of success of organizations, businesses and communities towards sustainable organisation
  • Triple Impact Design projects achieving balance between the brand, people and their surroundings

They facilitate technologies that empower citizens and strengthen communities through

  • Impulsing the creation of private-public partnerships in the management of resources, and permitting sustainable development of our community
  • Project, Product and Business model design based around Circular Economy Thinking
  • Undertaking Public Awareness campaigns in the field of sustainable innovation
  • Empowering and engaging NGO’s to promote sustainable innovation

Because of our personal stories and experiences lived, and that we consider ourselves as interdependent professionals, we want to protect our purpose before we scale up. We seek to belong to a community that inspires us and gives us a wonderful sense of belonging. In order to improve our impact, to better organise ourselves, and to connect to a global system of people working towards a lasting positive impact, we have joined the B Corp community. To validate our work already done, and give us legitimacy whilst we work towards the construction of a new economic sector in Uruguay.

The Change We Seek®

It makes 3vectores happy to work towards a shared purpose, and to connect emotionally with problems that matter in order to offer their services towards better solutions. They seek to inspire other with concrete triple impact success stories, and to awaken the next wave of global sustainable development, to push towards a solution based economy.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

May 2014
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

9
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

19
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

66
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

10
6
Overall B Score
104
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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