UniCredit is proud to be part of the OECD-powered Business for Inclusive Growth Initiative
to ensure that the benefits of economic growth are shared more widely
First-of-its-kind coalition expands to 40 member companies & partners. CEOs and high-level stakeholders gather at OECD to establish a 3-year plan. New inclusive investing initiative inaugurated in the presence of President Macron.
An ambitious initiative against inequality sponsored by French President Emmanuel Macron
Powered by the OECD, spearheaded by Danone, and driven forward at the G7 Leaders' Summit in Biarritz in August 2019, B4IG is a coalition of leading multinational enterprises committed to tackling inequalities and promoting inclusive growth: economic growth that is distributed fairly across society and creates opportunities for all. The CEOs of the B4IG coalition have signed a Business Pledge Against Inequalities to advance human rights in direct operations and supply chains, build inclusive workplaces and promote inclusion in company value chains and business ecosystems.
The first CEO Board meeting advances B4IG's work and "incubator" projects
Convening CEOs, experts and high-level stakeholders including UNWomen, the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), the B7, BIAC and TUAC, on the 11th of November, the Board reviewed governance principles and approved the coalition work plan and incubator operating principles. The incubator will strengthen, scale up and replicate existing projects of current B4IG member companies, and provide a space for co-creation of new inclusive business solutions.