IGCN is currently looking for suitable candidates to fill three vacant positions: Program Manager - Development (PMD), Program Manager - Communications & Relations (PMCR), and Administration Officer (AO). If interested, please send your cover letter and updated CV before 14 July 2017.
To achieve the ambitious and necessary goals set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the UN Global Compact has a portfolio of Action Platforms to guide and facilitate the contribution of business to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Take part in our upcoming Webinar Series to learn more about the Action Platforms including how engaging in this work will support your company’s contribution to the SDGs.
Through a discussion that was interactive, the audience of the CEO Briefing got a lot of insights from the session on how the business perceives the value of non-financial/ESG performance, and on the other hand how the investment’s decision makers’ mindset are changing over times pertaining to the value of Environment, Social and Governance (ESG)
Gender equality is important for the advancement and sustainability of women owned/led enterprises. This is highly relevant as more than half of the MSMEs in Indonesia are owned or led by women. Thus, further collaboration is needed to ensure that government policy, economy and commerce are on the side of women and puts forth gender equality.
IGCN in partnership with Bhumiksara Foundation and Atma Jaya Catholic University conducted an IGCN Special Gathering with a topic “Freedom of Religion and Belief: Its Importance and Influence to the Business Strategy”.
United Nations Guiding Principles (UNGPs) on Business and Human Rights introduce a new approach that replaces the naming and shaming campaign. It endorses new rules of the game, namely the “Knowing and Showing” approach whereby companies are proactively taking preventative steps before any harm occurs within their operations.
Initiated by Indonesia Philanthropy Association, the Indonesia Philanthropy Festival 2016 (IPFest 2016) - “Fostering Partnership for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” was conducted in Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) on 6-9 October 2016.
In order to provide a platform to inspire businesses to advance the SDGs, an Annual Gathering was conducted on 4 August 2016 at Paramadina Graduate School. The topic “Making Global Goals Local Business” was a highlight and the event was attended by over 120 business leaders, UN bodies, NGOs, and academia.