SDG Integration

Join our four-part SDG Integration webinar series as we guide you through a roadmap to a strategic and integrated approach to the SDGs. Learn from a diverse selection of expert speakers and delve into: Understanding the Goals and Raising Ambition; Defining Priorities and Setting Goals; Deepening Implementation Across the Organisation; Enhancing Stakeholder Engagement.
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The world's future is in everyone’s hands. Together, we have the power to end the pandemic faster.

Countries must share the vaccine fairly around the world. #OnlyTogether @GlobalGoalsUN

Over 300 businesses and investors are supporting an ambitious 2030 emissions reduction target for the U.S. government. This target is critical to achieving #NetZero emissions by 2050 in a cost-effective way: http://bit.ly/NDCTW @WMBtweets #AllInforClimate

Registration is OPEN ▶️

Join educators and business leaders alike at the 2021 Virtual #PRMEGlobalForum on 'Accelerating the Collective Impact of Management Education in the Decade of Action' 16-17 June, with the UN @globalcompact #LeadersSummit 2021

https://hopin.com/events/ungc_leaderssummit2021

The @WEEmpowerSDG Challenge will bring 5 innovative and ingenious #Womenentrepreneurs together around #UNGA76 to promote their ideas advancing the #SDGs.

Will you be one of them? Apply to the competition with your business solutions by 15 April: http://weempowerchallenge.org

Business leaders at all levels can learn to integrate our #TenPrinciples into strategies and operations in the UN @globalcompact Academy🎓 course “How to Understand and Take Action on the #GlobalGoals.”

Take action on your sustainability goals in 2021: http://info.unglobalcompact.org/globalgoals

“We must construct a new, peaceful, equitable, and sustainable world order.” — @UNECOSOC President Munir Akram.

The #Fin4Dev forum is now exploring solutions for #FinancingOurFuture: http://bit.ly/FFDForum2021 #GlobalGoals

#COVID19 has underlined the necessity of inclusive workplaces and women's leadership in companies to achieve #GenderEquality.

Take action by joining #TargetGenderEquality — an accelerator to help companies close the gender gap in business leadership: http://unglobalcompact.org/target-gender-equality

Sustainable marine capture fisheries & mariculture could supply over six times more food than they do today.

The Fisheries Practical Guidance for the Sustainable Ocean Principles provides a set of actions & case studies to ensure responsible operations: http://unglobalcompact.org/take-action/practical-guidances-for-the-un-global-compact-sustainable-ocean-principles

As we welcome the holy month of Ramadan, #GlobalCompact Local Network #UAE extends its warmest wishes of prosperity and good health to you and your family.

The 64th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs #CND2021 is taking stock of the impact of #COVID19 on the implementation of Member States’ joint commitments to address and counter all aspects of the world drug problem: http://unodc.org/unodc/en/commissions/CND/session/64_Session_2021/session-64-of-the-commission-on-narcotic-drugs.html @CND_tweets

One of the strategic shifts we aim to realize through the UN @globalcompact Strategy 2021–2023 is measurable progress in prioritized areas — including #GenderEquality and #ClimateAction.

Learn how we plan to lead on the application of the #TenPrinciples: http://unglobalcompact.org/library/5869

Together, we can reduce vulnerability to future disasters and build community resilience. A systemic shift to a zero-carbon and resilient economy is within our reach — and #OurOnlyFuture depends on it.

Learn what bold corporate #ClimateAction looks like: http://sciencebasedtargets.org/business-ambition-for-1-5c/

Together, public & private sector institutions can rebuild more resilient and inclusive economies & societies. That's why we partnered with @UNDP, @iccwbo, @Microsoft, @PwC & @DHL to help communities and SMEs #RecoverBetter.

Explore the Global Facility: http://unglobalfacility.org

We are facing a global health crisis unlike any in the 75-year history of the @UN.

The #GlobalGoals call for universal health coverage, including access to vaccines for all.

Learn why Goal 3 matters: http://un.org/sustainabledevelopment/health/
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600+ companies in 65+ countries are starting the journey to accelerate their SDG Ambition.

Learn about this Accelerator from the UN @globalcompact, designed to help companies take concrete action on the #GlobalGoals: http://unglobalcompact.org/news/4686-02-05-2021 Supported by @Accenture, @SAP and @3M

The UN @globalcompact Water Resilience Coalition is an industry-driven, CEO-led initiative comprised of 19 globe-spanning corporations with a $2.8 trillion market cap.

Read the Open Letter detailing our commitments and join us: http://ceowatermandate.org/resilience/the-letter/ #WaterResilient💧

Seaweed plays a significant role in achieving the #GlobalGoals through food security, poverty reduction and climate change mitigation.

The Seaweed Practical Guidance for the Sustainable Ocean Principles outlines actions to ensure responsible operations: http://ungc-communications-assets.s3.amazonaws.com/docs/publications/UN%20Global-Compact-Sustainable-Ocean-Principles-Seaweed.pdf

On 15–16 June, join thousands of global leaders and #GlobalGoals stakeholders at the 2021 UN @globalcompact #LeadersSummit to elevate private sector ambition to achieve the 2030 Agenda.

Register today: http://na.eventscloud.com/website/23790/

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Together, we can reduce vulnerability to future disasters and build community resilience. A systemic shift to a zero-carbon and resilient economy is within our reach — and #OurOnlyFuture depends on it.

Learn what bold corporate #ClimateAction looks like: http://sciencebasedtargets.org/business-ambition-for-1-5c/

Interested in collaborating with international actors to design sustainable finance policy solutions? Register for the UK-Norway Sustainable Finance Action Platform to join our interactive workshops: https://forms.office.com/r/5ZpMQZSdVj

For more information visit: http://bit.ly/3qIjaLm

What should companies do to embed anti-racism in their operations and positively contribute to the #BLM movement?

Read our #BlackLivesMatter & Business report to learn more: https://www.unglobalcompact.org.uk/black-lives-matter-business-report/

#CSR #ESG #AntiRacism

Finance is one of the five main campaigns of #COP26, and the UK-Norway Sustainable Finance Action Platform is a unique opportunity to be involved in the lead-up to the Conference.

Register here: https://forms.office.com/r/5ZpMQZSdVj
Or for more information visit: http://bit.ly/3qIjaLm

Last chance to register for our first SDG Integration webinar, Understanding the Goals and Raising Ambition, taking place tomorrow 11:00-12:30 BST. This series is supported by @RELXHQ. Register here: https://bit.ly/3sJ5kKb

Join @Fireynolds (@PRI_News), @JustinOnuekwusi (@LGIM) & more expert guest speakers on 22 April at 2-3pm BST at the first webinar of our new #BlackLivesMatter & Business series, supported by @HSBC.

Register now to learn more about #BLM & #ESG investing: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TsRYqE28S0mIVVW_Ds0Aiw

For everyone who attended our #BHRSummit at the end of March, make sure to fill out our post-event survey!

The survey takes less than 3 minutes to complete, and your feedback enables us to host an even better event next time 🤔✍️

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CRZP6YD

#COVID19 has underlined the necessity of inclusive workplaces and women's leadership in companies to achieve #GenderEquality.

Take action by joining #TargetGenderEquality — an accelerator to help companies close the gender gap in business leadership: https://www.unglobalcompact.org.uk/target-gender-equality/

❗Don't miss your chance to join the UK-Norway Sustainable Finance Action Platform, our exciting collaboration with @GlobalCompactNO, @UKinNorway, and @NorwayinUK.

Register your interest here: https://forms.office.com/r/5ZpMQZSdVj
For more information: http://bit.ly/3qIjaLm

Over one thousand companies worldwide are fuelling the #ZeroCarbonTransition by committing to #ScienceBasedTargets, with almost 500 signed on to the Business Ambition for 1.5°C campaign.

Ready to join them? Find out more: https://sciencebasedtargets.org/business-ambition-for-1-5c #OurOnlyFuture

Investment managers are increasingly calling on #FTSE100 companies to reveal and diversify the ethnic make-up of their boards.

Join this discussion by registering for our #ESG #Investing webinar on 22 April, featuring @HSBC, @LGIM and @PRI_News: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TsRYqE28S0mIVVW_Ds0Aiw

📢 Save the date! Our next #ClimateAction Q&A Surgery is 6 May and will focus on understanding, navigating, and utilising the #EUTaxonomy.

The event is open to all UK Network members, please register here to attend: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1JZBQZNGRje39sTN9HsBaQ

📢 Last call! Don’t miss the chance to hear from Jonathan Gill, Global Sustainability Director, Strategy and Corporate Engagement @UnileverUKI at the first SDG Integration webinar taking place next Tuesday! Secure your place here https://bit.ly/3sJ5kKb

Our UK-Norway Sustainable Finance Action Platform is based on collaboration, learning, and innovation across five Action Tracks to transform the financial sector for the #GreenTransition.

Interested in this key #COP26 campaign? Register here: https://forms.office.com/r/5ZpMQZSdVj

At @globalcompactUK, we believe every business should set ambitious targets & tackle barriers to gender equality.

Join #TargetGenderEquality, a programme designed to help your company achieve women's equal representation in leadership. Get started: https://www.unglobalcompact.org.uk/target-gender-equality/

We are currently inviting all actors within the financial, maritime, and energy transitions sectors to join the UK-Norway Sustainable Finance Action Platform by registering here: https://forms.office.com/r/5ZpMQZSdVj

For more information: http://bit.ly/3qIjaLm

Our #BlackLivesMatter & Business webinar series will kick off on 22 April with a session on #ESG Investing, featuring @JustinOnuekwusi, @Fireynolds, and more expert guest speakers.

Registration is free and open to all - secure your place now: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TsRYqE28S0mIVVW_Ds0Aiw

#BLM #CSR

In the face of the #ClimateCrisis, we cannot continue business-as-usual. A systemic shift to a zero-carbon and resilient economy is within our reach — #OurOnlyFuture depends on it.

Learn what bold corporate #ClimateAction looks like: http://unglobalcompact.org/OurOnlyFuture @sciencetargets

📢 Last chance to join! Next Tuesday we will hold the first webinar of our four-part SDG Integration series. We will be joined by Jonathan Gill, Global Sustainability Director, Strategy and Corporate Engagement @UnileverUKI . Register here https://bit.ly/3sJ5kKb

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