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Our CEO & Executive Director Lise Kingo spoke to Forbes about the new Women's Empowerment Principles #GenderGap Analysis Tool, which helps companies from around the world assess gender equality performance across the workplace, marketplace, and...
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UN Global Compact Launches Online Tool To Drive Women's Empowerment

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22 March is #WorldWaterDay. Billions of people every day still do not have access to safe and clean water for drinking or washing, toilets and basic hygiene requirements to ensure that they stay healthy and well.

The private sector creates 9 out of 10 jobs in developing countries. As such, businesses are in a unique position to impact billions of people every day, including their employees,...
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Join 300 local and global leaders in New Delhi this April to explore innovative business models to transform our world: bit.ly/GC_in_India
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The UN Global Compact is currently hiring across a range of roles for our New York Office. Apply now and together we can guide companies to be powerful forces for good: unglobalcompact.org/about/opportunities

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More than 20 million people in North-East Nigeria, South Sudan, Yemen and Somalia are facing famine or a credible risk of famine over the coming six months. 1.4 million children are currently at imminent risk of death from malnutrition.

Visit the UN-Business Action Hub to understand the Humanitarian Response Plans for each country, and see how your company can contribute to the crisis...
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India is one of the fastest-growing markets in the world with an average economic growth rate of 7.26 per cent and foreign capital inflows of over US$ 31 billion. Home to 1.2 billion people—with nearly a third of the population living in poverty—India’s rate of progress on the Global Goals is crucial to creating the world we want.

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Making Global Goals Local Business – India | UN Global Compact

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At today’s pace, it will take more than 100 years to achieve gender equality in the workplace. How can companies accelerate the pace? Introducing the new WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool.

Inspired by the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) initiative, the WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool helps the global business community identify gaps in gender equality and enables companies to make informed...
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The famine in North-East Nigeria, South Sudan, Yemen and Somalia may affect over 20 million people. The United Nations is facing the largest humanitarian crisis since its creation. This new guide for business outlines the crucial role the private sector can play in supporting crisis response efforts in the region: unglobalcompact.org/library/5161

Business Guide for Four Famines | UN Global Compact

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We have made it our mission to translate the UN Global Goals into responsible and innovative business practices around the world. Join us and help demonstrate business can be a powerful force for good: unglobalcompact.org/participation

Participation | UN Global Compact

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More than 20 million people in North-East Nigeria, South Sudan, Yemen and Somalia are facing famine or a credible risk of famine over the coming six months. Some 1.4 million children are currently at imminent risk of death from malnutrition. To avert a major humanitarian catastrophe, the UN and its partners must massively scale up efforts now.

To do this, humanitarian operations in the four...
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We know that business can be a powerful force for good. By joining one of our nine new Action Platforms, your company can effectively scale-up its impact and help create the world we all want: unglobalcompact.org/actionplatforms
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On International Women's Day, we called on business leaders to champion gender equality by confronting the unconscious bias that disempowers women and girls in the workplace, marketplace and community. Let's show the world that gender equality shouldn't just be in focus one day a year: unglobalcompact.org/news/3941-03-08-2017

UN Global Compact Calls Upon Business Leaders to Consciously Champion Gender Equality | UN Global Compact

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"Just one year ago, when surveying the representation of women in the global workplace, I asked whether we were amidst a 'snowball' moment or a 'Sisyphus' moment – meaning whether all the hard-won advancements in gender equality over the last few decades were building momentum towards break through, or taking two steps back with every step forward."

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Op-Ed: The simple way to unlock global growth

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On International #WomensDay, we call on business leaders to consciously champion gender equality and bridge the gap between men and women in the workplace, marketplace and community: unglobalcompact.org/news/3951-03-07-2017 #Goal5

Executive Update: Closing the gender gap can eliminate a big roadblock to growth | UN Global Compact

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On International #WomensDay, we call on business leaders to consciously champion gender equality: unglobalcompact.org/news/3951-03-07-2017
This week, stock exchanges around the world will be ringing the #GenderBell to highlight the business case for achieving gender equality in the workplace, marketplace and community. Watch this video to learn more.

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Our CEO & Executive Director Lise Kingo has been recognized by Eco-Business as one of ten inspiring women in sustainability. See who made the list: eco-business.com/news/all-the-sustainable-ladies-10-women-who-will-inspire-you

All the sustainable ladies: 10 women who will inspire you

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Entrepreneurs in Africa can be drivers of a new inclusive and sustainable economy, new report from the Business Commission finds: bit.ly/2iWXqMK #BetterBiz

Home – Better Business, Better World

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One-sixth of humanity resides in India, one of the fastest-growing economies on the planet. Join us in April as the UN Global Compact goes on the road to New Delhi to Make #GlobalGoalsLocalBusiness → bit.ly/GC_in_India

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We know that in order to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, we need breakthrough — not incremental — change. We also know that businesses and entrepreneurs who innovate around the SDGs will be the market leaders of tomorrow. Enter our new Action Platform, Breakthrough Innovation →
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Driving Breakthrough Innovation for the SDGs Medley

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