Young professionals (35 and under) who are working at any level of a UN Global Compact Participant or Signatory company are eligible to apply or be nominated. To check whether an organization is a UN Global Compact Participant or Signatory company, please search the participant list online. If your company has yet to select its engagement tier, please see here for more information and to select your engagement tier.
You are only eligible to apply or be nominated if you are either employed by the company or its subsidiary.
For the 2019 SDG Pioneers, we only consider companies who have joined the UN Global Compact by 30 September 2018 and have submitted at least 1 Communication on Progress (CoP). If your company joined after 30 September 2018, please consider applying in the 2020 SDG Pioneers campaign.
The UN Global Compact reserves the right to remove the SDG Pioneer recognition if the company and/or individual is later deemed to be a reputational risk to the SDG Pioneer campaign and/or the UN Global Compact initiative.