The global environmental challenge transcends borders and impacts us all. It is one that no single country, region, or group can solve alone. Cisco works to combine the power of innovation with collaboration to create a sustainable model for addressing global environmental challenges. Innovation is at the heart of what Cisco does, and collaboration-- both internally and externally--helps fuel new ideas across Cisco along with customers, industry consortia, governments, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).


Some of the organizations that Cisco is engaged with:

  • Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)
  • Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI)
  • European Information and Communications Technology Industry Association
  • Information Technology Industry Council
  • United Nation’s Solving the E-waste Problem program
  • Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC)
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Leaders
  • EPA Fortune 500 Green Power Partnership
  • Carbon Disclosure Project
  • The Green Grid
  • GridWise Alliance
  • U.S. Green Building Council
  • Continental Automated Building Association
  • Energy Star
  • International Electronics Manufacturing Initiative (iNEMI)
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
  • Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG)
  • World Economic Forum Global Technology Policy Forum