SINGAPORE, June 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Trip.com Group, the world’s leading provider of travel services, has joined the United Nations Global Compact to inspire change. Since 17e May 2021, Trip.com Group is committed to the corporate responsibility initiative of the United Nations Global Compact and its principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and corruption.
Trip.com Group joined the United Nations Global Compact with the aim of mobilizing a global movement to create a better world for all. To achieve this, the United Nations Global Compact will help Trip.com to conduct its business responsibly by aligning its strategies and operations with its ten principles relating to human rights, labor, the environment and to the fight against corruption, as well as to take strategic actions to advance broader societal goals, such as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, with an emphasis on collaboration and innovation.
“We are very happy to have joined the United Nations Global Compact in its mission to achieve a better world. In recent years, the travel industry has led efforts to unite for common causes, which is why joining the United Nations Global Compact to align strategies and operations has been an obvious decision for our company. I have always been a firm believer that travel is such a positive force in deepening understanding between people and nations. We will continue to pursue common goals, to seek other ways to be more sustainable, resilient and create a better future for our communities and societies. ”Mentioned Jane sun, CEO of the Trip.com group.
Trip.com Group’s participation in the United Nations Global Compact is an obvious next step for the travel group that previously led the travel industry with its efforts to support various sustainability goals. These include, but are not limited to, promoting undeveloped destinations to stimulate local socio-economic growth, assisting in carbon offsetting, empowering women and working with the Edesia project to give food to young children suffering from malnutrition in West African countries.
As part of its ongoing efforts, Trip.com Group has donated more than three million surgical masks to countries in need and recently donated 400 oxygen generators to India to provide support during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
In addition, Trip.com Group is committed to supporting the UN principles of women’s empowerment and instilling these principles at all levels of its organization. At Trip.com Group, women currently represent over 50% of the workforce, 41% of middle management positions and over 30% of management positions. He has implemented a variety of policies, ranging from support for pregnant women and new mothers, to generous paid vacations and the flexibility of working from home, to help capable women achieve their full potential in their careers without having to make the cut. compromise on family life. While these industry-leading measures have had considerable success, the company is committed to continuing to improve the status of women in the workplace.
About the Trip.com group:
Trip.com Group is one of the world’s leading providers of travel services including Trip.com, Ctrip, Skyscanner and Qunar. On its platforms, Trip.com Group enables local partners and travelers around the world to make informed and profitable bookings for travel products and services, through the aggregation of comprehensive information and resources related to travel, and an advanced transaction platform comprised of 24/7 apps, websites and customer service centers. Founded in 1999 and listed on NASDAQ in 2003 and HKEX in 2021, Trip.com Group has grown into one of the world’s best-known travel brands, with a mission to “pursue the perfect trip for a better world.”
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