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Small Business, Big Impact: 4 reasons why SMEs should prioritise sustainability

Small Business, Big Impact: 4 reasons why SMEs should prioritise sustainability

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the engine of private-sector growth in developing and developed economies. With concerns over climate change and social inequality growing, SMEs need to incorporate sustainability into their business strategies. To help SMEs on this journey, the United Nations Global Compact
The Compact Brief: Reflections from the 2nd Presidential Summit on Gender Based Violence and Femicide

The Compact Brief: Reflections from the 2nd Presidential Summit on Gender Based Violence and Femicide

The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence is an annual, international campaign. It is a global organising strategy used by individuals and organizations to call for the prevention and elimination of all gender-based violence against women and girls. The 25th of November was the

Young South African Professionals are leading Innovations in Sustainable Development Goals

Young South African Professionals are leading Innovations in Sustainable Development Goals

Since 2019, Global Compact Network South Africa has each year mentored and graduated several young professionals with implementable innovations based on Sustainable Development Goals. The Young Professionals are selected by their companies to engage in a 9-month design thinking process and come up with innovations

International Women’s Day 2022: Gender Equality for a Sustainable Tomorrow

International Women’s Day 2022: Gender Equality for a Sustainable Tomorrow

Johannesburg, 08 March 2022. Today on International Women’s Day, the United Nations, Governments, Corporations, Civil Society Organisations, Communities, and individuals across the world elevate advocacy on gender equality. Around the world, the UN Global Compact will Ring the Bell for Gender Equality  in collaboration with