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Participants at the Induction session                   Essential Management Consultancy Services sign the

                                                                                             Code of ethics for business in Kenya

 

May 18 & June 20, 2017: Two COP trainings were offered to Non-communicating and new signatories aimed at providing guidance on integrating and reporting on the UN Global Compact 10 Principles. The trainings focused on:  the Introduction and importance of a Communication On Progress report to a business, the process of compiling and submitting the report

          

 

GCNK Coordinator Judy Njino with various Local Network colleagues

 

April 21, 2017: The Global Compact Network Kenya was awarded the 2017 Local Networks Award for the best demonstration of peer mentorship and role modeling that led to the establishment of a Global Compact network in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The award was presented to the Kenya Network Country Coordinator Ms. Judy Njino during a two day-event attended by more than 300 local and global leaders from business, finance, civil society, Government and the UN on Making Global Goals Local Businesses in– India, in New Delhi.

 

       

                      Participants at the Ring the Bell for Gender Equality Ceremony

March 7, 2017: The Global Compact Network Kenya in partnership with IFC World Bank, Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), United Nations (UN) Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) and UN Women, hosted a Bell Ringing Ceremony for Gender Equality. The event targeted at CEOs sought to raise awareness about the importance of women's economic empowerment to business and sustainable development. Participants got a chance to listen to a panel of speakers on their experiences in promoting gender equality in business.

 

     

 

                                                  Participants at the Training

 

March 6, 2017: The Global Compact Network Kenya in partnership with IFC World Bank, Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), United Nations (UN) Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) and UN Women, held a training that drew 50 women in the private sector to prepare them in executive management as well as equip them to participate in Boards.