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Global Compact Network Tanzania launches Tanzania Sustainability Portal

Tanzania, Tanzania, United Republic of

The following is an article submitted by a Global Compact Local Network. Please contact the network representative listed below with any questions regarding its contents. Tanzania, 27 November 2019 — Global Compact Network Tanzania today launched the Tanzania Sustainability Portal, a dedicated...

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Executive Update: Let’s raise the bar on human rights

New York, United States of America

The following is an article by Lise Kingo, CEO & Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact, originally posted on GreenBiz on 22 November 2019. In a rapidly-shifting world, human rights have proven to be a grounding force for leaders of all kinds. In the face of political instabilit...

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Private sector expected to play key role in the lead up to COP 25

New York, United States of America

NEW YORK, 12 November 2019 — The United Nations Global Compact today hosted a special briefing for companies in follow-up to the UN Climate Action Summit and looking ahead to COP 25 in Spain this December. Hosted via the UN Global Compact Academy and streamed live via UN WebTV, the session fo...

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