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SDG Awards 2016

Canada’s 1st Ceremony to celebrate and recognize outstanding efforts to advance action towards the SDGs!

The Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), hosted its first Canadian SDG Awards Ceremony on June 10th, 2016 at the Toronto Stock Exchange. The Awards recognized the outstanding efforts of Canadian businesses that are putting Canada and the world on a more sustainable path by advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Why the Canadian SDG Awards?

The SDG Awards highlight the business case for advancing action on the 17 SDGs, which address the most important environmental, social and economic challenges of our time.

The Awards present a fantastic opportunity for businesses to showcase their commitment to sustainability and the UN’s Agenda 2030.

Furthermore, the Awards act as an opportunity for attendees to gain exposure and learn from leading case studies, and for companies to benchmark their company’s sustainability initiatives with industry peers.

2016 Awards Winners
2016 Sponsors