United Nations Global Compact recognizes most engaged companies in 2020

United Nations Global Compact recognizes most engaged companies in 2020

The United Nations Global Compact announced the companies from around the world who have been announced  as Global Compact LEAD companies for demonstrating ongoing commit

25 Sep 2020
14 Kenyan companies take action to advance women’s leadership and equality

14 Kenyan companies take action to advance women’s leadership and equality

The United Nations Global Compact announced today the participation of more than 250 companies in Target Gender Equality, one of its flagship Global Impact Initiatives, signaling a significant commitment from companies to a key Sustainable Develop

22 Sep 2020
Kenyan business leaders pledge support for multilateralism as the United Nations turns 75

Kenyan business leaders pledge support for multilateralism as the United Nations turns 75

29 Chief Executive Officers from Kenya have demonstrated their support for the United Nations and inclusive multilateralism by signing onto a powerful Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation.

22 Sep 2020
20 Years of the UN Global Compact

20 Years of the UN Global Compact

26 July 2020 - Launched in 2000 by former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, the UN Global Compact was initiated to bring business and the United Nations together to give a human face to the global market.

26 Jul 2020
Heads of State joins CEOS and UN Chiefs at largest ever UN convening of global business leaders

Heads of State joins CEOS and UN Chiefs at largest ever UN convening of global business leaders

More than 20,000 sustainability champions attend UN Global Compact’s 20th anniversary Leaders Summit online

16 Jun 2020

Innovation amidst adversity: Global Compact Network Kenya searches for young professionals who are reimagining sustainability in the face of COVID-19

Nairobi, May 19, 2020 — Today, Global Compact Network Kenya announced a call for companies to nominate young professionals who are transforming their company’s sustainability practices for the better despite the pressures of the

19 May 2020

New tool launches for businesses to take meaningful action on the Sustainable Development Goals

Nairobi, 18 March - With 10 years left to meet the deadline of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, a new web-based impact management solution for the global business community launches in Kenya on March

18 Mar 2020

Global Compact Network Kenya Searches for Professionals Committed to Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals

Nairobi, 24 February — As part of the 2020 United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers programme,  Global Compact Network Kenya launched its national search for professionals who are committed to advancing the UN

24 Feb 2020

Global Compact Kenya launches programme to support corporate targets for women representation in business

Nairobi, 19 February 2020— Global Compact Network Kenya has launched Target Gender Equality, a new initiative to mobilize and support companies in setting and meeting ambitious corporate targets for women’s representation

19 Feb 2020
At COP 25, corporate climate movement grows exponentially as new companies announce plans to align with a 1.5°C future

At COP 25, corporate climate movement grows exponentially as new companies announce plans to align with a 1.5°C future

177 companies commit to set 1.5°C-aligned science-based targets across their operations and value chains, as movement doubles in size since September

11 Dec 2019