United Nations Global Compact
We have been a signatory to the UN Global Compact (UNGC) since 2007. We are committed to a principles-based approach to doing business and uphold the UNGC’s ten principles on human rights, labour standards, the environment and anti-corruption.
We are members of FTSE4Good, a series of ethical investment stock market indices for London Stock Exchange-listed companies. Only companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance practices – as measured against international standards – are included in the indices. In 2018, Hikma continued to meet FTSE4Good’s inclusion criteria, increasing our FTSE4Good score to 3.5 out of 5, placing us in the 70th percentile for all FTSE4Good member companies.
Global Reporting Initiative
The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards are the most widely used global standards for reporting on economic, environmental and social issues. They help businesses and governments worldwide to understand and communicate their sustainability issues, such as climate change, human rights and governance. We use the GRI Standards for our sustainability reporting and will continue to do so where it benefits our stakeholders. Learn more about GRI [link to www.globalreporting.org]
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, are a set of 17 goals for 2030 designed to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. As a company that prides itself on being a responsible organisation working to improve lives, it makes sense for us to align our efforts to the SDGs Find out more about how we have aligned our sustainability approach with the SDGs.
Modern Slavery Act
We are committed to upholding the principles of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015. This means taking measures to ensure that modern slavery in the form of slavery, servitude, forced or compulsory labour and human trafficking is not taking place in any part of Hikma’s business or in the businesses of our partners and suppliers.
World Economic Forum
We are committed to helping communities adapt and improve their resilience to social, political and commercial change. Through our partnership with the World Economic Forum (WEF), we are part of a network of 40 healthcare industry leaders, we are helping to shape the future of healthcare in a socially responsible way We are also founding members of the Partnering Against Corruption Initiative, an offshoot of WEF dedicated to promoting compliance and eliminating corruption globally.