Teekay Group joins UN Global Compact
The United Nations Global Compact, the world's biggest corporate sustainability initiative, has been joined by Teekay Corporation, Teekay LNG Partners and Teekay Tankers.
The voluntary initiative calls on businesses to align their operations and strategies with ten universal principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption, and to take action in support of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) objectives and issues.
“We are fully committed to further advancing sustainability and responsible business practices in order to meet the growing expectations of our stakeholders and global society as a whole. We look forward to continue reporting on our annual progress to support the UN Global Compact principles," Kenneth Hvid, Teekay’s President and CEO, commented.
In almost 160 countries worldwide, Teekay joins more than 11,000 companies committed to making the UN Global Compact and its principles part of their strategy , culture, and day-to-day operations.
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