Progress on Reporting: Latest from the UN Global Compact

Two new reports from the UN Global Compact strengthen business efforts to monitor and achieve the Global Goals.

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Oct 6, 2017 · 8 min read

2017 UN Global Compact Progress Report: Business Solutions to Sustainable Development

The Ten Principles are the fundamental values that businesses embed in their business strategy and operations to guide their conduct, and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals are time-bound targets defining the destination we have to work towards.

The Good News

The Not-So-Good News

Comparing Large and Small Company Challenges

Progress Assessment by Area and Geography

Economic Global Goals

Is the world on track for achieving the economic Global Goals?

Social Global Goals

Is the world on track for achieving the social Global Goals?

Environmental Global Goals

Is the world on track for achieving the environmental Global Goals?

Looking Ahead: 10 Opportunities

Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets

“[The Analysis] represents an important step towards a unified mechanism to help companies report on the SDGs in a comparable and effective way. By reporting on their progress, companies will improve their performance, which will enable meaningful progress towards achieving the SDGs.” — Tim Mohin, Chief Executive of GRI

Explanation of the Analysis and the Practical Guide, working together.

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