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56 private-sector companies sign GBC SDG 5 pledge in 2022

Private-sector companies sign GBC's SDG 5 pledge on 15 December 2022

Another 18 private-sector companies have signed the UAE Gender Balance Council’s SDG 5 pledge to put women in 30 percent of their local leadership positions by 2025.

The pledge is known as the ‘SDG 5 Pledge to Accelerate Women’s Leadership in the UAE Private Sector’.

The UAE has aligned its vision to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals (SDGs)SDG 5 is gender equality.

A total of 56 companies signed the pledge in 2022.

The 18 to sign on 15 December were:

  1. Emirates Group
  2. First Abu Dhabi Bank
  3. Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group
  4. Kaman
  5. Chalhoub Group
  6. Aramex International LLC
  7. Jacobs
  8. APCO Worldwide
  9. Omnicom Media Group MENA
  10. Kraft Heinz MEA
  11. Crescent Enterprises
  12. Saab
  13. Dentons & Co.
  14. Clifford Chance
  15. Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  16. TVM Capital Healthcare
  17. Brunswick Group
  18. Russell Reynolds Associates.

 

UAE-based private sector companies that signed the GBC's SDG 5 pledge on 18 January 2022
Companies that signed the GBC SDG 5 pledge on 18 January 2022

UAE-based private sector companies that signed the GBC's SDG 5 pledge on 17 March 2022
Companies that signed the GBC SDG 5 pledge on 17 March 2022
UAE-based private sector companies that signed the GBC's SDG 5 pledge on 8 December 2022
Companies that signed the GBC SDG 5 pledge on 8 December 2022
UAE-based private sector companies that signed the GBC's SDG 5 pledge on 15 December 2022
Companies that signed the GBC SDG 5 pledge on 15 December 2022

Table: All private-sector companies to sign the UAE GBC SDG 5 pledge

CompanyLocal/ internationalDate signed
AccentureInternational8-Dec-22
Andaz Capital Gate Abu DhabiInternational8-Dec-22
APCO WorldwideInternational15-Dec-22
Aramex International LLCLocal15-Dec-22
BASFInternational18-Jan-22
BoeingInternational8-Dec-22
Brunswick GroupInternational15-Dec-22
Chalhoub GroupLocal15-Dec-22
Charles Russell Speechlys LLPInternational15-Dec-22
Clifford ChanceInternational15-Dec-22
Crescent EnterprisesLocal15-Dec-22
Danone NutriciaInternational17-Mar-22
Dentons & Co.International15-Dec-22
DP WorldLocal17-Mar-22
Dubai HoldingLocal18-Jan-22
Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC)Local18-Jan-22
Easa Saleh Al Gurg GroupLocal15-Dec-22
EmersonInternational8-Dec-22
Emirates GroupLocal15-Dec-22
EVAP InvestmentInternational8-Dec-22
First Abu Dhabi BankLocal15-Dec-22
FragomenInternational8-Dec-22
General MillsInternational18-Jan-22
General MotorsInternational18-Jan-22
Grand Hyatt Abu DhabiInternational8-Dec-22
JacobsInternational15-Dec-22
KamanInternational15-Dec-22
KearneyInternational17-Mar-22
KPMGInternational17-Mar-22
Kraft Heinz MEAInternational15-Dec-22
L3HarrisInternational8-Dec-22
Lockheed MartinInternational8-Dec-22
Majid Al Futtaim HoldingLocal18-Jan-22
MarsInternational18-Jan-22
MasdarLocal18-Jan-22
MasterCardInternational18-Jan-22
Mediclinic Middle EastInternational8-Dec-22
MichelinInternational18-Jan-22
Mondelez InternationalInternational18-Jan-22
NestleInternational18-Jan-22
NYU Abu DhabiInternational8-Dec-22
Omnicom Media Group MENAInternational15-Dec-22
Oshkosh DefenseInternational8-Dec-22
Park Hyatt Abu DhabiInternational8-Dec-22
PepsiCoInternational18-Jan-22
RaytheonInternational8-Dec-22
Russell Reynolds Associates.International15-Dec-22
SaabInternational15-Dec-22
Schneider ElectricInternational18-Jan-22
Standard Chartered BankInternational18-Jan-22
The Coca-Cola CompanyInternational17-Mar-22
TVM Capital HealthcareInternational15-Dec-22
UnileverInternational18-Jan-22
UPSInternational18-Jan-22
VFS GlobalInternational17-Mar-22
ViatrisInternational8-Dec-22

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