Partnership Stories

View inspirational cases showing how the business community, the UN and others are collaborating to address the Sustainable Development Goals, UN objectives and other global development issues.

Partnership Stories Issue Areas
Tanga Cement forms Fuel Switch Programme with UNDP in Tanzania

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa
Companies: Holcim; Tanga Cement

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types
ABB and Kilombero Sugar Company work with UNDP to manage rural electrification in Tanzania

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa
Companies: ABB Holdings (Pty) Ltd; Kilombero Sugar Company

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types
UNDP partners with various organizations to combat poverty in Zambia

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa
Companies: Celtel; Freshpikt; Invesco; Land O’Lakes; Natural Valley; Spar Zambia; Suntech; Total; Zambian Bottlers; Zambian Breweries Group

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types
Billion Tree Campaign, partnership between UNEP and businesses, aims to plant a billion trees

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa
Companies: AAR; Accor; Arab Banking Corporation (ABC); Barclays; Bayer; Coca-Cola Company; EABL Foundation; Eveready; Home Depot; Kenya Commercial Bank; Malaco; Nation Media Group (NMG); Sapgreen; Shell; Tesco; Total; Toyota; Unilever; Yves Rocher

Issue Areas Engagement Types
MDG Carbon Facility, joint project between UNDP and Fortis, aims to reduce greenhouse gases

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa; Asia; Europe; Middle East
Companies: Fortis

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types
Refrigerants, Naturally! - A partnership of global companies with support of UNEP and Greenpeace

Type: Document (Archived)
Companies: Carlsberg Group; Coca-Cola Company; McDonald's; PepsiCo; Unilever

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types
IETA and UNDP, UNEP, WB work to bring emission reduction projects to Africa

Type: Document (Archived)
Regions: Africa; Middle East
Companies: International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)

Issue Areas Engagement Types
IRU and UNECE release report on indicators of sustainable development

Type: Document (Archived)
Companies: International Road Transport Union (IRU)

Issue Areas Engagement Types
IPIECA and UNEP develop IMapS, custom mapping system

Type: Document (Archived)
Companies: International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA)

Issue Areas Business sectors Engagement Types