Global Issue Platforms - Press Briefing, UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2013
This press briefing presents global issue platforms as a useful tool that enables companies to collaborate on critical issues and scale up corporate sustainability at the global level. New platforms on Business and Education and Business for Peace is launched. Caring for Climate and the Women's Empowerment Principles is highlighted as successful platforms that are already delivering transformative impacts on key sustainability issues.
Gavin Power, Deputy Director, UN Global Compact
Business and Education: Hon. Gordon Brown, UN Special Envoy for Global
Business for Peace: Sir Mark Moody-Stuart, Chairman, Foundation for the
Caring for Climate: Fu Chengyu, Chairman, Sinopec Group
Women's Empowerment Principles: Steve Almond, Global Chairman, Deloitte