Sustainability as Profitability: Redefining Corporate Self-Interest

Sustainability as Profitability: Redefining Corporate Self-Interest

Human (economic) activities are estimated to have caused approximately 1.0°C of global warming above pre-industrial levels, and at the current rate global warming is likely to reach 1.5°C between 2030

Written by: By Judy Njino (Executive Director, Global Compact Kenya)
Businesses Leadership in Human Rights is More Necessary than Ever

Businesses Leadership in Human Rights is More Necessary than Ever

While the formation of the United Nations Global Compact in 2000 – the brainchild of the incomparable from UN Secretary General Kofi Annan initiated to “put a human face to the global market” – ushered in an unprecedented era of sustainable and so

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

Making Global Goals, Local Business

By developing and delivering solutions for the achievement of the SDGs, companies will discover new growth opportunities and lower their risk profiles.

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

Women’s representation in high-level corporate leadership critical

There is indeed great potential for women-run industries to create productive jobs and grow value chains in the country.

Written by: By Flora Mutahi (Board Member, UN Global Compact and Global Compact Kenya)

Unlocking Business Value through Corporate Sustainability

Global Compact, being the world’s largest corporate sustainability Initiative, exists to help businesses to meet these and more goals.

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

Making Global Goals, Local Business

17 goals, 169 targets, figures that should be in everyone’s mind for the next 13 years. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), all 17 aims to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all.

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

Women’s representation in high-level corporate leadership critical

As we mark the International Women’s Day, I am reminded that women’s representation in high-level corporate leadership in Africa remains critically low.

Written by: Flora Mutahi (Board Member, UN Global Compact and Global Compact Kenya)

Unlocking Business Value through Corporate Sustainability

The changing societal context is prompting companies to rethink how they understand and approach 'value' creation.

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