Skanska and the Global Goals

Skanska supports the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals. These Global Goals are closely linked to Skanska’s core sustainability areas of Health and Safety, Ethics, Green, Community Investment and Diversity and Inclusion.

Delivering on purpose

Sustainability is grounded in the Skanska values and way of working. This enables Skanska to deliver better solutions for customers, drive operational efficiency, attract employees, manage risk and support society in many ways, To Skanska sustainability is a business advantage, contributing to deliver profit and shareholder value.

Skanska has an ambition and ability to contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The nature of Skanska’s business guides which goals to focus on. Skanska has identified seven goals that are of particular importance.

Learn how these goals link to our sustainability focus areas and which activities we are engaged in.

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all

Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

Peace, justice and strong institutions

Last updated: 5/14/2020