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November 30: ‘Business & Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s)’

Business & SDGs. December 4 2018 – Entrepreneurs are willing to contribute to the 17 sustainable development goals from the UN, but their actions aren’t sufficient, should we want to realize the SDGs in 2030. During the conference ‘Business & SDGs’, we were...

Young Professionals in Dubrovnik

October 24 2018 – Where can we buy the SDG game? We want that kind of Young Professional Program in our country! Those kind of enthusiastic reactions were received in response to the presentation from the Young Professionals who participated, on behalf of Global...

SDGs steeds meer prioriteit bij Nederlands bedrijfsleven

November 30th 2018 – Today during the ‘The business approach and SDGs’ event at the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University, the Global Compact Network Netherlands will publish the SDG progress report 2018; ‘Companies on their way to 2030’. Chairman...

Experiences chairman Global Compact tijdens UN Leaders Summit

October 2 2018 - A week at the UN General Assembly: healthcare, better business, and the President I just got back from the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. A week full of political speeches, partnership building, inspiration, panel-overdose, early sessions and...

Work to do!

September 26 2018 – Three years of SDGs is a fact! We celebrated this during the SDG Action Day in Amsterdam on September 25th. A great deal of inspiration and enthusiasm in Amsterdam! Global Compact in collaboration with Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition (DSGC),...

New publication UNGC: Reporting on the SDGs

11 september 2018 -' Integrating The SDGs into corporate Reporting: a Practical guide '. Under this title, UN Global Compact and GRI published this new guide. A must read if you want to learn more about how to implement and contribute to the SDGs. Having to invent the...

Dutch SDGs publication in New Global Guide

During the High Level Political Forum (#HLPF2018) this week in New York, in which UN Global Compact played an important role in, the guide ‘Accelerating National SDG Implementation’ was published from the UN Global Compact. From the Global Compact Network Netherlands...

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....

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...