Resources

 
1 Jan 2011
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

This toolkit is designed to assist Global Compact Local networks of all sizes and development stages in the planning process - integral part of their transformation into high-impact sustainable organizations. Follow all the steps of the toolkit below to produce a detailed business plan for your network.
The resulting document will provide a solid foundation for sustainability of the network, as well as an effective tool to communicate with members, partners, authorities, potential donors and other stakeholders.

 
29 Nov 2013
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

This guide addresses the question of why do companies involved in the Global Compact need we need a strategy for communications?
A communication strategy is as much a strategic exercise as it is an effective planning instrument. It allows enterprises
- To define and prioritize our objectives.
- To identify the right target audiences.
- To create appropriate messages.
- To choose the right communication channels.

 
29 Nov 2013
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

This two day ‘training the trainers’ course provides a set of training materials and
supporting guidance for participants who will use the materials to cascade the
experience to businesses and other interested parties who are new signatories to
the United Nations Global Compact or who might be interested in signing up to it.

 
29 Nov 2013
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

Presentation by Richard Welford on the The benefits of sustainable business for the “Investor for Development” (I4D) initaitive.

 
29 Nov 2013
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

This workbook has been produced for the sole use of trainers delivering courses associated with the UN Global Compact. The workbook is not intended for general circulation and copyright is assigned to the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP). These materials are designed to be used by trainers within Global Compact networks and in training sessions arranged by Global Compact Local Networks.

 
29 Nov 2013
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

A Collection of Asian Case Studies by the Investors for Development Project (I4D), Trade and Investment Division, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)

 
1 Jul 2007
Public information and advocacy materials

The Seoul Initiative on Green Growth was proposed by the Ministry of Environment of the
Republic of Korea at the Fifth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Development in Asia and
the Pacific 2005 (MCED 2005) and endorsed by the 61st Commission Session of the United Nations
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), held in May 2005. The Seoul
Initiative provides a regional cooperation framework for Green Growth, taking into account the

1 Jan 2014
Manuals, guidelines, training materials

The principal aim of this publication is to analyze the current status of paperless trade implementation in the region and assess a practical approach to the facilitation of cross-border paperless trade in the Asia-Pacific region, as this will contribute to regional connectivity. With world-leading paperless trade systems already in place in several countries of Asia and the Pacific, including a few cases of successful cross-border paperless trade data exchange, the region is fast moving towards a paperless trade environment.

 
21 Oct 2013
Public information and advocacy materials

Meeting documents for the ESCAP/ADB/UNDP Sub-Regional Workshop on accelerated achievement of MDGs and the Post-2015 Development Agenda in South Asia, 9 - 11 February 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

- Concept note
- Information Note
- Tentative Programme
- List of Participants

 
21 Oct 2013
Public information and advocacy materials

PAPERS & PRESENTATIONS for the ESCAP/ADB/UNDP Sub-Regional Workshop on accelerated achievement of MDGs and the Post-2015 Development Agenda in South Asia, 9 - 11 February 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Session 1: Setting the stage

Key presenters:
- Ms. Alessandra Casazza, Policy Advisor – Inclusive Growth and Poverty Reduction, UNDP
- Mr. Syed Nuruzzaman, Chief, Countries with Special Needs Section, ESCAP

Session 2: Obstacles to meeting MDGs in Asia-Pacific: Lessons from the MDG Acceleration Framework

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