The case for business
Communities, companies, and countries worldwide face a range of threats, from climate change, pandemic lockdowns to sanctions compliance. These threats have brought into sharp focus the need to improve global resilience - they challenge global supply chains and increase inflationary pressure on the economy, which requires businesses to have a more robust response.
95% of business leaders reported that their crisis management capabilities need improvement, according to PWCs 2021 Global Crisis Survey.
Nearly a quarter of businesses expect supply challenges to last until Summer 2023.
According to Deloitte's procurement survey, 65% of procurement execs lack visibility past tier 1 suppliers
The CBI has created this toolkit to help firms better understand the importance of mitigating global risks, and the benefits of doing so.
Discover resources to support your business' global resilience and spur growth.
Why navigating global risks is essential for any business
Find out why companies who trade internationally become more productive, more innovative and diversify their risk profile – which offers critical resiliency against supply chain issues when they arise.
Discover how business can lead the way and shape our global future when it comes to the the future of globalisation.
Making your business more resilient, from supply chains to cyber security
Use the CBI’s CEO action plan to tackle supply chain challenges
View Sodexo's supply chain resilience infographic - a net zero strategy that tackles food waste urgently
Find the latest CBI briefing paper on how public sector projects can help boost UK growth and build business resilience.
Find out how SMEs can prepare for future risks, why workforce resilience is important and the overarching impact of sustainability on business resilience.
Use the government’s business continuity management toolkit
Read guidance developed by DIT alongside the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) which aims to support businesses to strengthen supply chains by mapping them, identifying potential risks, and developing plans to help minimise potential disruptions to business operations.
Discover guidance from the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), on how to increase your knowledge of your supply chain, with practical steps that medium and large companies can take to gain assurance about the cyber security of their supply chain.
What other businesses are doing to become more resilience and their spur global growth
Read Sodex's Appetite for Action paper which provides a holistic approach to achieving net zero and supply chain resilience
Taking stock of supply chain disruption: find out what CBI members are doing.
Read how BGMA have navigated uncertain times and learnt about the importance of supply chain resilience
Discover the practical ways Eurilait has driven commercial success and resilience against the backdrop of a new relationship with the EU and the pandemic.
Find out how Pricecheck has overcome the Brexit challenge and the benefits that have followed.
Hear from Chairman of Morningside Pharmaceuticals, Dr Nik Kotecha OBE, on how international accreditation may help companies protect their supply chains.
Watch and learn why trade is a vital tool in the UK’s economic recovery
Read how your business can attract and retain global investment
Find out from the UK Ambassador to the WTO and business leaders on the importance of international coordination on trade policy.
What firms are already doing to mitigate risk and how they find new opportunities
Find out the top three areas to focus on when building supply chain resilience
Find out why BSI Group believe it is better to be prepared and ready to adapt
Be surprised by the strength of British business in Iraq - and the opportunities still to be grabbed, as discussed by Ashley Goodall, Consultant at the Iraq British Business Council (IBBC).
SHARE YOUR STORY
The CBI is your platform. Showcase your expertise, international insight and thought leadership
We are always looking to share the great work our members are doing and will continue to add to the resources in this toolkit. No matter the size of your business or industry, or where you are on your journey, we want to know about how you’ve tackled challenges. This is your opportunity to contribute to this toolkit and to future toolkits. Help us tell your story.
Profile where your business is at the cutting edge.
Demonstrate your expertise as a reliable source of information, opinions and insights.
Help others to follow your lead, start their journey and adopt best practice.
Move the agenda forward on a range of important issues, shaping an external environment that works for your business.
Give back to your sector or industry.
Contact Hannah Collins, Senior Proposition Manager for International to share your story, showcase your expertise and find out more.