GHD has been a signatory to the UN Global Compact since 2010. The UN Global Compact supports companies to do business responsibly by aligning their strategies and operations with 10 Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. These principles require that businesses should:
Launched in September 2015, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) consist of 17 ambitious goals dedicated to improving the wellbeing of present and future generations. The SDGs aim to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges through the promotion of sustainable development.
The introduction of the SDGs provides GHD the structure for continual improvement of our Sustainability approach and identify opportunities to further lift our contribution to the SDGs in partnership with other organisations. We have mapped the SDGs that we can most directly help to achieve, against our material issues.
Sustainabilty@GHD describes our approach to sustainability, illustrates our annual performance against specific criteria and also acts as our UNGC Communication on Progress.