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Whether you are a financial analyst or sustainability professional, your decisions have the power to effect children’s lives in a positive way.

You can achieve this by incorporating children’s rights into the heart of your sustainability and business strategies. First, find out if your company or investment has a benchmark score – then discover how well children’s rights are incorporated into the business.

Learn more about The Corporate Sector and Children’s Rights Benchmark and our company universe here.

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Global Benchmark Underway

The State of Children's Rights & Business 2023

This year, Global Child Forum is benchmarking 1,108 companies, distributed across eight sectors and six regions, against a set of 25 indicators.

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Together we create impact

7.2

TRN USD AUM

Investors are integrating Global Child Forum’s data on children’s rights into investment and stewardship strategies.

59%

of the most influential global companies benchmarked

In 2020, Global Child Forum joined the World Benchmarking Alliance and adopted the SDG2000 as our company universe.

9%

LEADERS

With only 9 % of companies scoring as “Leaders,” our latest benchmark shows that many still have a way to go to fully recognise children as stakeholders and adequately address how their business impacts children’s lives.

Tools to make a difference

The Workbook

Don’t know where to start? Learn how to protect, support, and integrate children's rights at every level of your business.

Industry Risk Tool

How can investors and companies reduce risk exposure? Identify the child rights risks for each industry with our easy-to-use tool.

The Magnifier

How does your business impact children? Discover your knowledge gaps in ten minutes, and learn about related risks and opportunities.

Business Academy

Want to be a Children's Rights and Business Leader? Collaborate with peers as we guide you through a due diligence process.

Top 5

Best performing companies

Since 2013, Global Child Forum has been benchmarking the world's most influential companies, assessing how they respond to children's rights. Our data can be used by corporates to increase their social impact, and for investors to inform their decision-making.

The scores in this top list come from the Food, Beverage & Personal Care Benchmark 2022.

Choose your sector to see the top five scoring companies within the specific sector, or search for a specific company result below.

Select industry:
Company Average score
Wilmar International
Olam International
Fuji Oil Holdings
Cargill
Sime Darby Plantation
Suntory
Ferrero
Kellogg's
The Hershey Company
Nestlé
Reckitt Benckiser (RB)
Unilever
L’Oreal
Arçelik
Colgate-Palmolive
Aldi Nord
Aeon
Ahold Delhaize
Migros
Aldi South Group
Governance &
Collaboration
Workplace
Marketplace
Community &
Environment
Our business case is clear for us – when societies do better, we do better! Children are the future. When they have their rights, when they are empowered as children and then as adults, society flourishes and so do businesses.

Zainab Hussain Siddiqui

VP Sustainability at Telenor

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Global Child Forum's
Benchmark data helps investors incorporate children’s rights into thematic funds, active ownership and investment strategies.

CATHARINA BELFRAGE SAHLSTRAND

GROUP HEAD OF SUSTAINABILITY AT SVENSKA HANDELSBANKEN

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