5 Things all Employees can do...

Step 1

ASK QUESTIONS

Take a minute to think about the Global Goals which are most important to you. Then find out where your company stands. Is there a plan to get to net zero emissions? What about a commitment to equal representation in leadership? If you feel like they’re coming up short then…

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Step 2

JOIN FORCES

Find colleagues who feel the same way and take it to the leadership team to show them how important this issue is to you. There is strength in numbers so get organised and get results. Sign up to pledges like this one which is helping to mobilize the workforce on climate action.

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Step 3

VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME

If you’re lucky enough to work for a company with an employee volunteering scheme, make sure you take advantage. If not, why not recommend one? Here’s one we think is great.

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Step 4

PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR PENSION

Did you know that your default company pension is likely being invested in things like oil, coal and tobacco? Find out where YOUR money is going and demand a pension scheme that aligns with your values.

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Step 5

SPREAD THE WORD

The Global Goals have millions of supporters all over the world. But millions more have never heard of them. Help us make the Goals famous by sharing great content and following the journey on Instagram and Twitter.

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Resources

There are some great resources to draw inspiration from. We've highlighted some of them below for you.

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The B Team

Our economic model is broken. The B Team are a group of visionary leaders partnering across sectors, regions and industries to fix it.

Find out more here.

WBA

World Benchmarking Alliance

WBA have identified the world’s 2,000 most influential companies and are promoting a ‘race to the top’ through corporate benchmarking.

Find out more here.

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International Chamber of Commerce

With over 45 million members, the ICC is the world’s largest business organization, on a mission to make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere.

Find out more here.

WBCSD

World Business Council for Sustainable Development

A global, CEO-led organisation helping to make sustainable companies more profitable.

Find out more here.

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B Corps

Creating a new kind of business that truly balances purpose and profit, B Corps is an inspiring movement redefining capitalism as we know it.

Find out more here.

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United Nations Global Compact

The world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative is on a mission to promote business as a force for good.

Find out more here.

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SDG Business Hub

Global Goals guides, perspectives, developments, trends, insights. You’ll find it all and more here.

Find out more here.

Impact 2030

Impact 2030

Activating the private sector’s most important resource – its people – to share their skills, creativity and expertise to advance the Global Goals.

Find out more here.

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