Cemex is to focus on five goals as part of a strategy to strengthen its commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Cemex says its SDGs are directly connected with its business an represent a better opportunity to contribute to the UN 2030 Agenda.
The five goals on the promotion of decent employment and economic growth (SDG 8), innovation and infrastructure development (SDG 9), climate change mitigation (SDG 13), environmental and ecosystem conservation (SDG 15) and the advancement of sustainable cities and communities (SDG 11).
Additionally, the goals are expected to allow Cemex to identify business opportunities such as innovation, research and development, employability, climate change, diversity and education.
Fernando A. González, CEO of Cemex, says: “Consistent with our commitment to the UN SDGs, we continue to contribute to these global goals and develop business opportunities for our company by creating shared value for society. We invite the private sector to join this commitment and generate inclusive prosperity and sustainable development.”