Global Policy Solutions LLC

Advocacy, Cause-related marketing, Project management, Strategic consulting

Washington, Washington, D.C.

United States

globalpolicysolutions.com

About Global Policy Solutions

Global Policy Solutions is a mission-driven strategy firm dedicated to providing quality research, project management, and training services to corporations, philanthropy, and government agencies. The firm specializes in designing and implementing advocacy and cause-related marketing campaigns. Global Policy Solutions' nationally recognized initiatives have resulted in measurable and positive social change.

The B Corp certification provides validation for our social change mission. It conveys standards of excellence and a commitment to people, planet and shared prosperity that our company embraces.

The Change We Seek®

It all began in 2005 with a question: How can philanthropic, governmental, and business organizations build their capacity to use policy as a tool for achieving positive social change? The answer was Global Policy Solutions, a social change strategy firm dedicated to making policy work for people and their environments.

Global Policy Solutions advances social change by providing clients and partners with innovative analysis, project management, communications and training services—working with them to design and execute strategies aimed at solving social and environmental challenges both within the context of their organizations and in the world.

They center their work on the belief that all people share fundamental social, economic, and political rights, including access to safe environments, health, quality education, and economic opportunity. Global Policy Solutions value diversity, in all of its forms, as a critical source of knowledge, skill and creativity in the pursuit of social change around the world. They build the capacity of organizations and communities to overcome structural disadvantages and work for social justice. Global Policy Solutions hold themselves accountable to achieve broad-scale, meaningful, measurable and lasting change.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

August 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.

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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.

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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).

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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.

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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.

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Overall B Score
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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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