Desde el CICyP compartimos las novedades para el mes de junio del Pacto Global:

Executive Update: UN Global Compact statement on US decision to withdraw from Paris Agreement

On 2 June 2017, the United Nations Global Compact released a statement from CEO & Executive Director Lise Kingo on the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. The Paris Agreement is a historic global accord to combat climate change and protect our planet for future generations. Though setbacks may try to impede climate progress, we will push onwards in the spirit of solidarity and unity that first brought the world together in support of the Paris Agreement.

Register a Voluntary Commitment for Implementation of SDG 14

Demonstrate your organization’s work to advance ocean sustainability by registering a voluntary commitment to Sustainable Development Goal 14: Life Below Water. By registering a commitment, your company will be actively participating in a unique UN-led global initiative on the future health of our oceans.

Assess your company’s gender equality performance with the WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool

The evidence is clear: gender equality is critical to business performance and sustainable economic growth globally. The Women’s Empowerment Principles Gender Gap Analysis Tool (WEPs Tool) is a business-driven tool designed to help companies from around the world identify strengths, gaps, and opportunities to improve their performance on gender equality. The WEPs Tool is free, easy-to-use and strictly confidential. Results are provided in a concise and clear format so companies can easily identify areas for improvement.

Sign the Human Rights Open Letter to Academics

Demand for business and human rights education is growing worldwide. Academic institutions are well positioned to prepare future business leaders to manage the human rights impacts of their companies. The UN Global Compact in collaboration with the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) are asking companies to sign an open letter calling on academic institutions to integrate business and human rights into their curriculum.

Para acceder a más noticias y actualizaciones sobre las actividades del Pacto Global ingresar en las novedades de United Nations Global Compact.