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GoDaddy Makes Several Strides in Sustainability Journey

From its first climate change statement to its first greenhouse gas reduction target, GoDaddy is making meaningful progress as a more sustainable business

GoDaddy, the company that empowers everyday entrepreneurs, released its 2021 Sustainability Report covering the company’s environmental, social and governance strategies, activities, progress, metrics and performance.

CFOs Can Have a 'Transformative Impact' on Sustainability, Says UN Global Compact CEO


A global spotlight has been placed on CFOs when it comes to corporate sustainability practices.

CFOs can have a "transformative impact" by "leveraging how corporate finance and investment is positioned to drive forward both a strong and sustainable business," Sanda Ojiambo, the CEO and executive director of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact, told me. The UN has made a “very clear call to action” for businesses to participate in sustainable development and “shift financing and investments in that regard," Ojiambo says.

2021 Black Lives Matter & Business Webinar Series

Showcasing how businesses are addressing salient race issues and providing inspirational sessions with actionable ideas.
Press Release

May 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ - In 2020, the UN Global Compact Network UK’s Black Lives Matter & Business webinar series attracted 3700 registrants and featured contributions from 20 dynamic expert guest speakers. Inspired by the positive feedback from the business community in the UK and beyond, we have launched a second Black Lives Matter & Business series, supported by HSBC.

Ørsted and the UN Global Compact to Help Companies Put Carbon Reduction at the Heart of Their Business

Renewable energy company Ørsted is a patron of the UN Global Compact’s Climate Ambition Accelerator, which aims to help companies set science-based carbon reduction targets and spur ambitious climate action.
Press Release

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Global society has less than ten years to halve carbon emissions and stay below the critical 1.5°C threshold of global warming. Companies can play a vital role in meeting those climate goals by transforming to more sustainable business models, but they don’t always know where to start.

Clarivate Joins the UN Global Compact Network


In January 2021 Clarivate joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact Network. The UN Global Compact is a non-binding United Nations pact to encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation.​ It has almost 16,000 signatories from 165 countries, of which Clarivate has become one. 

Business & Human Rights Summit: New Speakers Confirmed

Announcing the UN Global Compact Network UK’s flagship Business & Human Rights Summit: 2 days with 800+ CEOs, business leaders, heads of sustainability, investors, & NGOs.
Press Release

March 11, 2021 /3BL Media/ - We invite you to participate in the UN Global Compact Network UK’s flagship Business & Human Rights Summit. The summit will be taking place 30-31 March 2021, and is generously supported by Marshalls plc.  

Corporate Reporting on the SDGs: What Are the Challenges and Opportunities?

By Camila Corradi Bracco, Senior Coordinator – Content Development & Program Delivery, GRI

Since the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2016, the role of the private sector in fulfilling the 2030 Agenda has been widely acknowledged, as set out under SDG 12. Yet to assess how companies are actually contributing towards these Global Goals, we need greater transparency on their impacts.

My Green Lab Joins the UN Global Compact

A Call to Action for the Scientific Community to Meet the Critical Climate Issues of Our Time
Press Release

SAN DIEGO, January 25, 2021 /3BL Media/ -  My Green Lab is proud to announce that they have joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. The United Nations has designated the next ten years as the decade of action and delivery on global climate change, and My Green Lab is dedicated to helping bring this vision of action to life.

Herbalife Nutrition Joins United Nations Global Compact


Herbalife Nutrition has joined the United Nations (“U.N.”) Global Compact, the largest corporate sustainability initiative in the world. With this commitment, the company is demonstrating its long-term support of the Sustainable Development Goals(“SDGs”) as outlined in the U.N.

Media Advisory: High-level Caring for Climate Meeting Aims to Ramp up Ambition in Race to Net Zero Emissions

Press Release

UNITED NATIONS, December 3, 2020 /3BL Media/— The eighth annual High-Level Meeting of Caring for Climate will take place Tuesday, 8 December 2020 from 09:00 - 10:40 am EST | 03:00 - 04:40 pm CET, bringing together leaders from business, finance, sub-national government, civil society, and the United Nations to reflect on progress and discuss ways to collectively ramp up climate action in the lead up to the five year anniversary of the adoption of the Paris Agreement.


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