The Academy is designed to provide Participating companies of the UN Global Compact with the knowledge and skills they need to meet their sustainability objectives and achieve long-term growth by contributing to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Academy enables you to enhance your knowledge and capabilities with learning opportunities available regardless of your corporate function or where you are on your sustainability journey by giving you access to:
Expert-led and interactive how-to sessions designed to help companies align their business strategy with the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact and the Global Goals.
E-learning tools and resources will help participants learn key sustainability concepts anytime, anywhere.
Learn from prominent leaders from the United Nations and companies shaping the sustainability agenda
An online platform that provides access to a global community of like-minded professionals.
Not a UN Global Compact Participant? Explore the right engagement level that suits your company's needs
All employees of companies participating in UN Global Compact at the Participant-level have unlimited access to Academy learning resources. Request access to the Academy today and encourage your colleagues to get started.
Upcoming Virtual Sessions
12 November 2019:
Special Briefing: From the UN Climate Action Summit to COP 25
21 November 2019:
Improving Long-Term Water Security - Three Steps To Setting Site Water Targets
3 December 2019:
Learning from Peers: How to Report on the SDGs
11 December 2019:
How Companies Can Support Fundamental Freedoms - and Those That Defend Them
9 January 2020:
Developing an integrated Health, Environment and Climate Strategy for Your Company
29 January 2020:
The Basics of Business and Human Rights for Every Company
13 February 2020:
Special Briefing: Eliminating Harassment and Violence in the World of Work
26/27 February 2020:
Managing Corporate Sustainability Performance Through the New SDG Action Manager
4 March 2020:
How to Set a Science-Based Target to Achieve Net-Zero
12 March 2020:
Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTI Workers
17 March 2020:
How to Advance Gender Equality in the Workplace, Marketplace and the Community
31 March 2020:
How Procurement Decisions Can Advance Decent Work in Supply Chains