Benefits of joining the Global Compact

Improving company reputation, brand trust and investor support

Adopting a globally established policy framework for environmental, social and governance practices

Sharing best and emerging practices and strategies to common challenges

Partnerships with a range of stakeholders, including UN agencies, governments, civil society, labour, and other business and non-business interests

Advancing sustainability solutions

Linking business units and subsidiaries across the value chain with the Global Compact’s Local Networks around the world —many of these in developing and emerging markets

Accessing the United Nations’ extensive knowledge of and experience with sustainability and development issues

Assuming a leading role in critical themes

Understanding the financial needs and promoting the capital access

Utilizing UN Global Compact management tools and resources, and the opportunity to engage in specialised workstreams in the environmental, social and governance realms

The potential to be mentioned in network communication forums, website or newsletters for select companies, Internalization and awareness.