United Nations Global Compact

Meet the 2016 Global Compact Local SDG Pioneers

Giving local leaders a global stage to inspire action on the SDGs
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To inspire business women and men around the world, the UN Global Compact recently honoured ten Local SDG Pioneers the UN GLobal Compact Leaders Summit.

Business Leaders Endorse Sustainable Development Goals as Framework for Shaping Corporate Strategies

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NEW YORK, 23 June 2016 /3BL Media/ - Today at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2016, more than 600 business leaders from 75 countries joined leaders from civil society, the UN and Government to advance private sector actions for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

UN Global Compact Unveils “Making Global Goals Local Business” Strategy to Drive Responsible Business Activity on Sustainable Development Goals

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NEW YORK, June 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Today at the United Nations, the UN Global Compact unveiled a multi-year strategy to drive business awareness and activity that supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Chief Executives Convene with Heads of State at Historic Private Sector Investment Conference in the Africa Great Lakes Region

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KINSHASA, February, 26 2016 /3BL Media/ – Marking the third anniversary of the signing of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Africa Great Lakes Region, the first-ever Private Sector Investment Conference brought together over 500 high-level representatives from the private sector, Government, civil society and the United Nations on 24-25 February in Kinshasa.

President of Kenya and CEOs Stand Together Against Corruption at Global Conference in Nairobi

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Nairobi, Kenya, 11 December 2015 /3BL Media/ - Marking International Anti-Corruption Day, the 17th Working Group of the 10th Principle against Corruption and International Anti-Corruption Conference was held on 8-9 December in Nairobi, Kenya.

Responsible Business Takes Action


Every year, Caring for Climate takes stock of what its signatories have achieved. This year’s Progress Report – to be launched tomorrow at the Caring for Climate Business Forum at COP21 – looks at emissions performance as well as the progress companies have made against the five commitments they made when they joined the initiative.


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