Contributing to the global development goals

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals are a call for action to promote prosperity while protecting the planet. They recognize that ending poverty must go hand-in-hand with strategies that build economic growth and address a range of social needs, while tackling climate change and environmental protection.

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Contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals

Atlas Copco endorses the SDGs and directly contributes to eight of the 17 goals in particular:

  • Gender equality
  • Clean water and sanitation
  • Affordable and clean energy
  • Decent work and economic growth
  • Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • Responsible consumption and production
  • Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • Climate action
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Measuring progress

Read more about how our targets are linked to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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