The UN Global Compact will be hosting a series of workshops for Action Platform participants around the Leaders Summit 20-21 September in New York. Not an Action Platform participant? Join one today → unglobalcompact.org/take-action/events/leaders-summit-2017/programme/workshops #GCLeadersSummit
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Human Rights Translated 2.0 explores how to make a positive contribution to the realization of #HumanRights in ways that are relevant for business. Read more → unglobalcompact.org/library/5261
Human Rights Translated 20 explores how to make a positive contribution to

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20 June is #RefugeeDay. Over 65 million people (or one in 113 people globally) have fled their home because of conflict and persecution — a number that has quadrupled in the past decade. Moreover, the number of international migrants has grown at a more rapid pace than growth of the world’s population as a whole. The most vulnerable—women, children and people with disabilities—are also the...
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The Global Opportunity Explorer is a new digital platform for connecting the global business community to the most innovative business solutions and emerging market opportunities to help achieve the #GlobalGoals.

The Global Opportunity Explorer is a joint project between DNV GL, Sustainia and the UN Global Compact. You can learn more about it here: bit.ly/2tkghnc

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The Global Opportunity Explorer is a new digital platform for connecting the
Global business is accomplished through elaborate supply chain networks, but the problem of corruption affects every business in the supply chain and every aspect of business in the supply chain.

However, supply chain corruption can be tackled when all actors work together. Explore the latest updates to our guide intended for both consumers and suppliers: unglobalcompact.org/library/153
Global business is accomplished through elaborate supply chain networks but the problem

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Conflict can rip apart regions, countries, communities and families. It has been estimated that in 2015 alone, violent conflicts caused more than a 13 per cent loss in the global GDP, an increase of 15 percent compared to 2008. Businesses play a critical role in fostering stability through responsible business practices: Educate, Track and Co-create.
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Conflict can rip apart regions countries communities and families It has been

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Join our Action Platforms to access a network of leading companies, experts and stakeholders working at the forefront of sustainable business. UN Global Compact Action Platforms seek to shape the ever-evolving expectations of corporate sustainability, contribute to key UN, international and national processes on sustainable development and more.
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Today marks World Day Against Child Labour. Child labour will only end when businesses take a firm stand. Join the Decent Work in Global Supply Chains Action Platform to take meaningful steps to eliminate child labour by the 2025 goal.

This Action Platform will identify and highlight relevant standards, initiatives and good practices, and develop thought leadership on the role of business...
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Today marks World Day Against Child Labour Child labour will only end

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Calling all Executive Assistant professionals — we are hiring in our New York office!

As the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative, the United Nations Global Compact is a call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and take actions that advance societal goals.

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All stakeholders are encouraged to register voluntary commitments geared at driving implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Life Below Water, in the Ocean Conference Registry of Voluntary Commitments.

Help us reach 1,000 voluntary commitment to #SaveOurOcean by Friday! Register your commitment...
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All stakeholders are encouraged to register voluntary commitments geared at driv

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We invite businesses everywhere to register a voluntary commitment to take action on Goal 14: Life Below Water

Find out more: bit.ly/2sPzX1f

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We invite businesses everywhere to register a voluntary commitment to take action
The business community can and must rise to meet the climate change challenge.

Read the UN Global Compact statement on the US decision to withdraw from the #ParisAgreement: unglobalcompact.org/news/4061-06-02-2017
The business community can and must rise to meet the climate change challenge
We have released a statement on the decision of the US to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. We remain as committed as ever to driving private sector action on climate change.

Full statement: unglobalcompact.org/news/4061-06-02-2017
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LAST CHANCE! Calling all business leaders to submit their story to our #SDGpioneers programme. Are you using business as a force for good to advance the #GlobalGoals? Don't wait, apply now: unglobalcompact.org/sdgpioneers
LAST CHANCE Calling all business leaders to submit their story to our

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The call is made, the time is now. We need the full weight of the business community to engage in #ClimateAction and support the #ParisAgreement. UN Secretary-General António Guterres‏ called on world leaders, business and civil society to take ambitious action on #ClimateChange yesterday at NYU Stern. Read his inspiring speech: bit.ly/2seVrVW
The call is made the time is now We need the full

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Peacekeepers aren’t only soldiers! Many professions work under the blue flag including human rights officers, doctors, pilots, logisticians, engineers, supply managers, electoral observers and more. Learn more about volunteer roles in UN peacekeeping missions and how you can become a UN Volunteer → bit.ly/2qW9eCa #PKDay #Investinginpeace
Peacekeepers arent only soldiers Many professions work under the blue flag including

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Calling all #SDGPioneers! Apply by Friday, 2 June! To create momentum towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we need SDG Pioneers to pave the way. We are looking for the best business leaders in every region of the world who are already demonstrating how business can be a force for good. Submit your story to be considered an SDG Pioneer. Apply or nominate a business leader...
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Calling all SDGPioneers Apply by Friday 2 June To create momentum towards

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Breakthrough Innovation for the SDGs connects exponential thinkers to create unusual business models for the world's challenges. #ProjectBreakthrough spotlights the best thinking and examples in sustainable innovation that demonstrate a commitment towards an exponential scale of change and impact — across mainstream companies and next generation innovators and entrepreneurs.

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Global uncertainty stemming from economic factors and natural disasters, environmental, humanitarian and security crises means that the international community must continue providing financial and capacity support to countries most in need.

The 2017 “Progress and Prospects” report of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Financing for Development lays out the recommendations to the international...
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Global uncertainty stemming from economic factors and natural disasters environm

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Are you the next SDG Pioneer? #SDGpioneers

Deadline extended! Submit your story or nominate someone you know by 2 June 2017: unglobalcompact.org/sdgpioneers

The search is on at the UN Global Compact for business leaders who are taking action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals!
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