Our Vision: 

Making Sustainability Standard Practice

Our Mission: 

Empowering professionals to advance sustainability in organizations and communities throughout the globe.

The International Society of Sustainability MissionProfessionals (ISSP) is the world's leading professional association of sustainability professionals. We work to make sustainability standard practice through empowering professionals to advance sustainability in organizations and communities around the globe. As a professional association, ISSP improves the skills of sustainability practitioners through education, knowledge sharing and research.

We achieve this through:

  • Membership: Linking professionals sharing best practices and innovation, locally and around the world
  • Professional Development:  Providing training courses, webinars and professional certification for sustainability professionals
  • Resources & Research:  Providing tools and resources for advancing sustainability
  • Partnerships & Policies: Working with other sustainability-related organizations to extend our reach

ISSP is a member-driven association committed to moving the profession of sustainability forward through building strong networks and communities of practice. Webinars, online courses, a sustainability educational certificate, sustainability professional’s body of knowledge, special reports, resource directories, salary surveys and development of a certification program for sustainability professionals are just a sampling of the rich content offered to members. Formed in 2007, ISSP boasts almost 1000 members from every region of the world. Members share resources and best practices, and develop themselves professionally.

ISSP is an independent 501(c)(3).  Membership in ISSP is for individuals although we welcome organizations (businesses, nonprofits, educational and other institutions) that are interested in providing memberships to their employees. For individual membership rates, see the Membership registration page.  For group rates, contact us.

More About ISSP:

 Annual Reports

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