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SDG Pioneers 2024

SDG Pioneers 2024

Each year, the UN Global Compact celebrates the efforts of business professionals who are driving positive change by advancing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and embodying the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact. These individuals, known as SDG...

A collaborative approach to help develop more effective and sustainable strategies

A collaborative approach to help develop more effective and sustainable strategies

In 2024, UN Global Compact Network Netherlands facilitates three Peer Learning Groups, each focusing on a crucial pillar of sustainable business: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; Climate Action; and Human Rights. These Peer Learning Groups serve as incubators of knowledge, fostering deep dives into common challenges and facilitating discussions around them by participating companies.

Internship Vacancy: Climate in Business

Internship Vacancy: Climate in Business

Do you want to help accelerate and upscale the positive impact of Dutch businesses and have you ever wondered what it’s like to work for a UN initiative? Then come and join the UN Global Compact as our new Climate Intern!

The best time to invest is now – Impact Summit Europe 2024

The best time to invest is now – Impact Summit Europe 2024

From combating climate change to promoting gender equality and eradicating poverty, impact investing channels capital where it’s needed most. On the 26th of March 2024, our Executive Director Merei Wagenaar moderated a panel session on innovative impact opportunities during Phenix Capital Group’s Impact Summit Europe.

Report on Human Rights Due Diligence in the Consumer Goods Industry

Report on Human Rights Due Diligence in the Consumer Goods Industry

The Young Professionals Program has released a comprehensive report outlining best practices for Human Rights Due Diligence within the Consumer Goods industry. The objective of this initiative is to foster a more principled and ethical business environment, considering the complex nature of the global Consumer Goods industry, with its intricate and extensive value chains.

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