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Water – Every drop Counts

April 5 2019 – Through ‘water stewardship’ and SDG 6 and more, UN Global Compact is very active when it comes to ‘water’. Additionally, Heineken, member of UN Global Compact, is too. The vision being to provide clean and accessible water, like mentioned in SDG goal 6....

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Dutch Business Summit on Refugees

April 15 2019 – Training courses, 3,500 jobs, aid programmes with the prospect of paid employment, starting one’s own business or having access to better living conditions in refugee camps. Fifteen companies committed themselves to this during the Dutch Business...

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SDG Pioneer jury

April 19 2019 – February 2019 we have started the SDG Pioneer program: a search that aims to acknowledge leaders of the future that – in a remarkable way – use business to advance the SDGs. Last week was the deadline for the young professionals to submit their...

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Minister Kaag launches Responsible Mining Index 2018

TheResponsible Mining Index 2018 is a fact. That is good news! Minister Kaag launched the ranking list for corporate responsibility regarding mining. A good step forward in regards to ‘human rights’ and the Agenda 2030. Something which Global Compact Network...

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Report of the event; Young Leadership: Inspiring Business

June 25 2019 – Global Compact Network Netherlands looks back on an interesting and successful event on 25 June 2019 on young leadership in the field of sustainability and the SDGs. The event was kicked off with a short video clip in which four young professionals from...

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