Environmental Initiatives

Environmental Initiatives

The United Nations Global Compact Network Canada aims to support businesses on their journey to a low-carbon economy. Businesses are an integral part of society and they have an essential role to play in the fight against climate change.

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2022 Climate Ambition Accelerator
Ambitious business leaders are recognizing that they don’t have to choose between taking climate action and having strong economies and bottom lines.

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Ocean Stewardship Coalition - Sustainable Ocean Principles: A Framework for Responsible Business Practices in the Ocean
Sustainable Ocean Principles
The Sustainable Ocean Principles provide a framework for responsible business practices across ocean sectors and geographies, serving as a common reference point on ocean sustainability. By endorsing the principles, companies demonstrate their commitment to ocean sustainability and the Sustainable Development Goals to the market, investors, customers, employees, and other key stakeholders.

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Circular Economy Working Group : Circular Economy Practices to Fast-Track SDGs in Canada
Circular Economy Working Group
Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC) is pleased to introduce a new working group titled “Circular Economy Practices to Fast-Track SDGs in Canada” aiming to contribute to the progress of the circular economy while promoting responsible business practices and the advancement of the Sustainable Development Goals…

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Refocusing the Decade of Delivery: How Business Can Drive Ambitious Corporate Climate Action
Refocusing the Decade of Delivery: How Businesses Can Drive Ambitious Corporate Climate Action webinar
This webinar discussion was on how Canadian companies have leveraged sustainable business models and practices to define challenges, implement solutions and measure outcomes to further drive accelerated corporate climate action.

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