UN Global Compact

SkyPower is proud to be a Strategic Champion of the United Nations Caring for Climate initiative for business leadership on climate change.

Sustainable Development is a part of our DNA

SkyPower is a proud participant of the UN Global Compact (UNGC). Launched by the United Nations in 2000, the UNGC is a call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, labour, environment, and anti-corruption and take actions that advance societal goals.

In August 2014, the SkyPower executive team made a formal commitment to become a participant of the UNGC – the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative. A month later, in September 2014,  SkyPower also became a Strategic Champion of the United Nations Caring for Climate initiative for business leadership on climate change.

As a participant of the UNGC and a Strategic Champion of the UN Caring for Climate initiative, SkyPower integrates and applies the universally accepted principles to our company’s operations, management and strategy. In SkyPower’s inaugural Communication on Progress, we describe our efforts and achievements in integrating the UNGC principles and the Caring for Climate commitments to climate action into our business strategy, culture, and daily operations.

Download and read SkyPower’s Communication on Progress 2017-2018 to the UNGC here.

 

UN Global Compact Progress Report 2018 | SkyPower Case Study

SkyPower was featured in the UN Global Compact Progress Report in 2018 for its innovative renewable energy initiatives in accordance with Sustainable Development Goal 13 on Climate Action.

The United Nations Global Compact is a call to companies everywhere to align their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and to take action in support of UN goals and issues embodied in the Sustainable Development Goals.

    

 

 

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SkyPower is a proud participant of the UN Global Compact Network Canada, which honoured SkyPower with the 2016 Canadian SDG Award in recognition of outstanding efforts in putting the world on a new sustainability path by advancing the UN’s SDGs.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Investment in the long-term prosperity of communities is at the core of our business. We design and deliver sustainable programs that provide education, skills training, and local development – empowering the most vulnerable members of society.

As signatories of the UN Global Compact, SkyPower aligns its operations and strategies with universally accepted principles of human rights, labour, environment, and anti-corruption.