UN Global Compact Academy

The Academy is the UN Global Compact’s digital learning platform providing business leaders and practitioners with actionable skills to help companies move further faster in implementing the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Through innovative learning experiences across key topics and languages, the Academy offers companies actionable insights and best practices relevant to your specific challenges and needs, regardless of corporate function or where you are on your sustainability journey.

All employees of companies participating in the UN Global Compact have unlimited access to the Academy.

 Explore Academy learning experiences

Choose live or on-demand sessions and gain new insights and best practices from world-class leaders, changemakers and practitioners on today’s most pressing sustainability issues. Learn at your own pace with e-learning courses, learning plans, and essential guides that will help you learn key sustainability concepts, anytime, anywhere.

Gain a foundational introduction to a topic and step-by-step guides for corporate action. Everything you need to get started.

Narrow in on a specific topic, industry, function or geography with opportunities to start applying learning within your company.

Learn from, and connect with, some of the most innovative and influential people working in or with business to make the world a better place.

Explore and learn leading practices from companies in your region.

E-learning courses trending now

The below e-learning courses are publicly available.

How to understand and take action on the global goals

Gender equality: How business can accelerate the pace of change

Setting science-based targets

The Net-Zero Standard

Business and human rights

Advancing decent work in business through the UN Global Compact Labour Principles

Future-proofing your small and medium-sized enterprise

Not a participating company of the UN Global Compact? Explore more of our open-access courses here.

Changemaker Series

This session is also available in Spanish and French. You can also listen to the Changemaker series as a podcast here.

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