Uniting Business for a Stronger Africa

Business and UN leaders to chart the path forward for a sustainable Africa 

Written by: Judy Njino

Why organisations require sustainable leadership

Wednesday, 15 July, 2020

As we began the United Nations Decade of Action, it was with an acute realisation that we were not on track to meet the 2030 deadline to transform our world.

Written by: Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

It is time for businesses to show human face

Wednesday, 2 September, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions, damage and loss in the lives of millions around the world.

Written by: Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Women key to faster recovery from Covid-19 pandemic

Wednesday, 6 May, 2020

With each passing day, the severity of the Covid-19 pandemic and its effects are becoming more apparent and alarming.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Corporate responsibility key in the face of Corona

Wednesday, 25 March, 2020

The battle against the Covid-19 pandemic is a pivotal moment for humanity. Coronavirus is spreading swiftly across countries, on a scale and magnitude never seen before.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Businesses must focus on wholesome sustainability

Wednesday, 26 February, 2020

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Firms should promote responsible business practices

No socially responsible company wants to be associated with negative human rights issues such as discrimination, sexual harassment, unsafe working conditions and lack of freedom of association.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Defeating corruption key to achieving SDGs

This calls for CEOs and other business leaders to set radical goals and establish a "new normal" for doing business with integrity.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Strengthen Partnerships to meet the SDGs

SDG 10 on reduced inequalities has been recognized as the most crucial goal that requires great attention, but strategies to achieve it are ambiguous or nonexistent in the reports.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)

Firms should Lead War on Climate Change

To address the climate crisis, business leaders must take action that aligns with the latest climate science.

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)