We need achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.
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Why you should join us
The UN Global Compact provides a universal language for corporate responsibility and provides a framework to guide all businesses regardless of size, complexity or location. We’re your guide every step of the way. We’ll help you commit to, assess, define, implement, measure and communicate your sustainability strategy. Discover how the UN Global Compact supports businesses and see how you will benefit.
Connected to a globally recognized policy framework
Possibility to participate in GCNL activities
Access to targeted knowledge in the field of human rights, labor, environment and the fight against corruption
Share knowledge and best practices
Access to almost 80 local networks
Possibility to participate in the Young Professionals Program
Access to a wide range of specialized publications, tools, webinars and current programs
of companies attribute progress on their sustainability work to participating in the Global Compact.
SOURCE: UN Global Compact Annual Implementation Survey
Top 3 reasons why companies join
Increase confidence in the company by committed to sustainability
Source: UN Global Compact Annual Implementation Survey
Universal character of the principles
Advance sustainability action within the company
How will I benefit?
It’s good for business. Corporate and organizational success requires stable economies and healthy, skilled and educated workers, among other factors. And sustainable companies experience increased brand trust and investor support.
It’s good for society – and business really can make a difference. Companies offer fresh ideas and scalable solutions to society’s challenges – exactly what we need to create a better world. Companies offer fresh ideas and scalable solutions to society’s challenges – exactly what we need to create a better world. More than 8,000 business participants and 4,000 non-business participants in the UN Global Compact are already changing the world. They’re helping alleviate extreme poverty, address labour issues, reduce environmental risks around the globe, and more.
CEOs agree, SUSTAINABILITY MATTERS
Important to the future success of their business
A route to competitive advantage in their industry
A chance to grow and innovate
Source: UN Global Compact-Accenture CEO Study
Discover Ways to Engage
Globally and on the ground in over 60 Local Networks, the UN Global Compact guides you throughout your sustainability journey by enabling your company to operate responsibly, take bold actions, and be the voice of responsible business. We help you cut through the complexity along the way by enabling your company to build trust and transparency, achieve your sustainability objectives and help shape the world’s sustainability agenda. We have strengthened and tailored our opportunities for businesses through two distinct engagement levels to suit your company’s needs: Participant or Signatory.
Who should join?
You can help make our world better. Businesses, civil society organizations, business associations, labour organizations, academic institutions and cities are all invited to join us in shaping a sustainable future. Whether you are new to corporate sustainability or more advanced, there is a place for you in the UN Global Compact.