UN Global Compact
and implementing its
ten principles

UN Global Compact and implementing its ten principles

Vossloh has been an active participant in the United Nations (UN) Global Compact since 2020 and is making its contribution to achieving the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Since mid-2000, this United Nations initiative has been working to make globalization more socially and ecologically sustainable. Participants voluntarily commit to responsible business practices in the areas of human rights, labor standards, environmental protection and corruption. The Group‘s commitment focuses on 6 of the 17 SDGs. These include:

  • SDG 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • SDG 6: Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
  • SDG 8: Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
  • SDG 9: Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  • SDG 12: Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
  • SDG 13: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

The following table provides an overview of voluntary commitments, mission statements and management systems that help the company integrate the principles of the UN Global Compact into its business processes: