Vision: An aspirational description of what an organization would like to achieve or accomplish in the mid-term or long-term future. It is intended to serves as a clear guide for choosing current and future courses of action.
Mission: A mission statement, a type of statement of purpose, is a statement which is used to communicate the purpose of an organization.
A mission statement is intended to clarify the ‘what’ and ‘who‘ of a company, while a vision statement adds the ‘why‘ and ‘how’.
Systemic governance non only addresses vision coherence by the system various operational entities, it also addresses its efficacy; the ideal system mission and vision considering:
- Current system state
- Environmental condition (changing environmental conditions)
- System adaptive status, its adaptive cycle with respect properties of sustainability state elements: potential, resilience and connectedness.