Global Compact Networks in Africa launch Climate Ambition Accelerator to help more companies set science-based emissions reduction targets

Global Compact Networks in Africa launch Climate Ambition Accelerator to help more companies set science-based emissions reduction targets

Nairobi, May 28 2021 — With 500 companies already committed to the Business Ambition for 1.5°C campaign, the Global Compact Networks in Africa have today launched the 

Kenyan business leaders join Government, civil society and academia to advance gender equality in the post-Covid recovery

Kenyan business leaders join Government, civil society and academia to advance gender equality in the post-Covid recovery

Nairobi, 16 March 2021 - Global Compact Network Kenya today has hosted the Champions of Change: Tackling Biases and Backlash against Gender Equality.

16 Mar 2021
Global Compact Kenya, NSE ring the bell for gender equality

Global Compact Kenya, NSE ring the bell for gender equality

Nairobi, 11 March 2021 – The Global Compact Network Kenya in partnership with Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), UN Women Kenya and International Finance Corporate (IFC) Africa today joined over 100 stock exchanges global

11 Mar 2021
Global Compact Network Kenya recognizes Judith Sidi Odhiambo for championing the Sustainable Development Goals

Global Compact Network Kenya recognizes Judith Sidi Odhiambo for championing the Sustainable Development Goals

Nairobi, December 14, 2020 — As part of the 2020 United Nations Global Compact SDG Pioneers campaign, Global Compact Network Kenya recognized the Kenya SDG Pioneer — a business leader who is championing the Sustainable Development

14 Dec 2020
Business leaders convene to chart way for a sustainable Africa   Making Global Goals Local Business – Africa Forum held

Business leaders convene to chart way for a sustainable Africa Making Global Goals Local Business – Africa Forum held

Nairobi, Thursday, 3 December 2020: More than 2,000 African business leaders from across 35 countries and the UN today convened to inform, inspire and catalyze collective approaches in this Decade of Action in Africa to realize th

03 Dec 2020
Join Business Ambition for 1.5°C before the Paris Agreement 5-year Anniversary

Join Business Ambition for 1.5°C before the Paris Agreement 5-year Anniversary

Deadline: 01 December 2020

17 Nov 2020
Open Letter to the Cabinet Secretary for Education Prof. George Magoha, on Transparency & Accountability Concerns in the Procurement of Locally Assembled Desks for Schools

Open Letter to the Cabinet Secretary for Education Prof. George Magoha, on Transparency & Accountability Concerns in the Procurement of Locally Assembled Desks for Schools

Open Letter to the Cabinet Secretary for Education Professor George Magoha, on Transparency and Accountability Concerns in the Procurement of Locally Assembled Desks for Schools

28 Sep 2020
United Nations Global Compact recognizes most engaged companies in 2020

United Nations Global Compact recognizes most engaged companies in 2020

The United Nations Global Compact announced the companies from around the world who have been announced  as Global Compact LEAD companies for demonstrating ongoing commit

25 Sep 2020
Kenyan business leaders pledge support for multilateralism as the United Nations turns 75

Kenyan business leaders pledge support for multilateralism as the United Nations turns 75

29 Chief Executive Officers from Kenya have demonstrated their support for the United Nations and inclusive multilateralism by signing onto a powerful Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation.

22 Sep 2020
14 Kenyan companies take action to advance women’s leadership and equality

14 Kenyan companies take action to advance women’s leadership and equality

The United Nations Global Compact announced today the participation of more than 250 companies in Target Gender Equality, one of its flagship Global Impact Initiatives, signaling a significant commitment from companies to a key Sustainable Develop

22 Sep 2020