La Ciudad Posible SRL

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Buenos Aires Province, Argentina

Certified Since

August 2015

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Argentina

La Ciudad Posible is a collaborative working platform composed of professionals of different disciplines which develops double impact projects. In La Ciudad Posible the work is systematic and participatory, all of the projects articulate public and private areas, and are framed in the following ONU Sustainable Development Goals: • Make cities inclusive, safe, resilent and sustainable. • Ensure access to water and sanitation for all. • Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. • Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation. • Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns. • Take urgent action and combat climate change and its impact. • Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss. La Ciudad Posible believes that the success relies in creating a business model that integrates the economic benefits with the impact in society and environment. La Ciudad Posible looks for concrete solutions to social and environmental issues in cities, creating at the same time added value for all groups of interest.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, La Ciudad Posible SRL earned an overall score of 85.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
85.9
85.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.4

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement3.1
Corporate Accountability0.4
Transparency2.3
+ Mission Locked7.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Community 27.3

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity & Inclusion10.0
Civic Engagement & Giving1.3
Local Involvement7.5
Suppliers, Distributors & Product7.2

Environment 6.5

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Land, Office, Plant2.8
Inputs1.4
Outputs1.0

Customers 38.7

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

+ Impact Improvement38.7
+ Serving in Need Populations0

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2017 Overall B Impact Score85.9
2015 Overall B Impact Score83.5

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