Our ESG program serves to coordinate and optimize activities we manage in support of our beliefs, identify opportunities to grow and strengthen our commitments, and demonstrate positive impacts we make through measurable progress and tangible results.
We firmly believe in doing the right thing for our employees, our customers, and our communities.
Our ESG Policy — together with our Environmental Policy, Human Rights Policy, Code of Conduct, Supplier Code of Conduct, and other operational policies — demonstrates our commitment to ESG practices and operations. This commitment enhances our already-strong background in governance and corporate social responsibility (CSR), with significant investment and focus on diversity, ethics, compliance, community giving, and philanthropic projects.
Sharing Our Progress
We know that transparency is critical to share our values, partner with our stakeholders, and continually increase our social impact. That’s why we’re strengthening our corporate commitments and holding ourselves accountable by sharing our ESG program progress with an executive steering committee and key stakeholders — and publicly with our communities — as we establish our goals, measure our progress, and build toward a better future for all people.
UKG Materiality Assessment
Every two years, UKG conducts a Materiality Assessment to solicit feedback from a diverse number of stakeholders to ensure that we remain current with the material items that matter most to them, while also confirming that we’re focused on the right areas that will have the biggest impact on our business operations, employees, communities, and the environment.
Select each tab below to reveal the ways UKG is working to better serve all people and the planet.
We strive to continually measure, manage, and minimize energy use and resulting greenhouse-gas emissions in an effort to be good stewards of our planet.
We strive to maintain our facilities and run our business operations in a responsible manner to identify and decrease consumption of natural resources.
We strive to reduce e-waste by optimizing our business applications and storage, continually evolving cloud-data lifecycle management, and relying on more energy-efficient data centers.
We encourage a culture of belonging, trust, and empowerment by fostering an inclusive environment that celebrates differences and maximizes innovation.
We invest in initiatives and programs that help build an intentional culture that fosters employee satisfaction and aligns with our core values and behaviors.
We care deeply about our customers’ satisfaction and long-term success and build meaningful relationships that evolve with their needs and priorities.
We firmly believe in doing the right thing for our employees, our customers, and our communities by participating in philanthropic projects worldwide.
We are committed to providing direct, timely, and relevant information about our privacy, security, and compliance practices that help safeguard our customers’ sensitive data.
We strive to do the right thing in everything that we do to ensure we act as good corporate citizens to our customers, our communities, and one another.
We are committed to rigorous policies, practices, and protocols to protect our IT infrastructure, networks, and devices to ensure the security of customer and user data.
Awards and Recognition
While we never take any action solely for the recognition, UKG is proud to have earned a number of recent awards for our ESG efforts, including a Silver Ecovadis Sustainability Rating.
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