On April 19, 2022, an extraordinary General Meeting of the members of the Association "National Network of the Global Compact" was held. Natalya Dorpeko (Kuplyakova), a new executive director of the Association, was elected by unanimous decision of the meeting participants.
On December 21, the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation hosted a solemn session of the UN Global Compact Network Russia "Sustainable Development – Superidea Changing the World." The partners of the session were the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, the Civic Chamber of Russia, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Joint Program of the Russian Federation and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, and the UN in the Russian Federation.
Solemn New Year's Eve session of the UN Global Compact Network Russia, also timed to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the UN Global Compact, the 10th anniversary of the Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the 5th anniversary of the Association "National Network of the Global Compact"
HomeTowns, the social investment program of Gazprom Neft, invites you to join the eponymous social investment forum dedicated to the topic of multilateral and effective partnerships in education, science, ecology and urban creative technologies.
Vedomosti, with the support of the UNGC Local Network, will gather experts and companies interested in promoting and implementing the ESG agenda to discuss how effective the regulatory policy has become, what obstacles they had to face “in the field” and what else needs to be improved, whether the financial market is ready for the wave of transformation or not and what economic effect should be expected for all interested parties.
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GLOBAL CLIMATE AMBITIONS OF RUSSIAN BUSINESS
The Russian Partnership for Climate Preservation and the UN Global Compact Local Network held the Global Net Zero Summit. The Summit was attended by Anatoly Chubais, Special Presidential Representative of the Russian Federation for Relations with International Organizations to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals, Rt Hon Lord Barker of Battle PC, Executive Chairman of t the En+ Board of Directors, Nick Bridge, United Kingdom Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative for Climate Change at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP-26), Svetlana Lukash, Deputy Head of the Presidential Experts’ Directorate, Russian G20 Sherpa, Oleg Pluzhnikov, Director of the Green Economy Center at VEB.RF, Maxim Titov, Executive Director, Energy Policy and International Relations Research Center (ENERPO RC), and others.
FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF REGIONS. TOMSK
Expanding its regional program, the UN GC Local Network, with the support of the Center of Corporate Medicine, held special thematic sessions in Tomsk on September 9-10, within the framework of the III International Conference “Remote Health Care. Course towards sustainable development" and at the Tomsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS. CURRENT ASPECTS
The topics that opened the two-day Russian Labor Safety Week Forum (RLSW-2021) for occupational safety and health, ecological and industrial safety specialists on September 7 included current aspects of business and human rights. Marina Vashukova, Executive Director of the Association "National Network of the Global Compact", presented current aspects of the topic, which became the basis of the Implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in the Strategy and Practice of Russian Companies project to the participants of the RLSW. The Network is embarking on a two-year project jointly with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and with the support of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, as well as POLYUS, Sakhalin Energy and Metalloinvest member companies.
GOAL – GENDER EQUALITY
The UNGC Local Network launches the Russian track of the Target Gender Equality international accelerator aimed at supporting participating companies that have recognized the need to set and achieve ambitious corporate goals for women's representation and leadership at senior and executive management levels.
Deputy Chair of the Steering Committee. The Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Managing Director, Corporate Responsibility, Sustainable Development and Social Entrepreneurship
Chief Sustainability Officer and Member of the Executive Team, United Company RUSAL, IPJSC
Deputy General Director for Sustainable Development and Corporate Communications of Management Company «Metalloinvest»