Corporate sustainability as practiced today is insufficient. True scale and depth of corporate sustainability requires business to convene and act at country and regional levels. To this end, Global Compact Local Networks play an instrumental role. “A Strategy for the Commons” is one of the first publications illustrating how the Global Compact Local Networks can inspire action to bring the sustainability agenda to a new level. In particular, this publication explores ways in which collective action and policy dialogue are initiated and sustained by Local Networks.