Subscribe Free
in Air Transport

Pegasus joins the United Nations’ global compact

Posted 19 December 2019 · Add Comment

Pegasus Airlines has become the first airline in Turkey to join the United Nations Global Compact, the world's largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative.

 

Pegasus has committed to implement its Ten Principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. The UN Global Compact calls upon signatories to comply with and implement ten core principles on environmental and social issues fundamental to driving balanced and sustainable growth of the global economy; to invest in people and the planet, and by doing so, to also support the UN in reaching its “Sustainable Development Goals”.

Pegasus Airlines CEO Mehmet T. Nane, said: “Fostering the growth of the global economy in a balanced and sustainable way is the primary duty of companies across all sectors. While doing so, it is essential to uphold such fundamental principles on environmental and social issues as respecting human rights, non-discrimination and environmental awareness. By joining the UN Global Compact, as Pegasus Airlines, we pledge to comply with the Ten Principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. We are proud to be the first airline in Turkey to do so.”

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Qatar Airways and Malaysia Airlines announce codeshare expansion

Qatar Airways has expanded its codeshare cooperation with Malaysia Airlines, starting from 27 January 2020.

Airbus demonstrates first fully automatic vision-based take-off

Airbus has successfully performed the first fully automatic vision-based take-off using an Airbus Family test aircraft at Toulouse-Blagnac airport.

TAV adds Palm Beach to its lounge portfolio

Turkish airport operator TAV Operations Services’ has added to its portfolio of airports following Washington-Dulles and New York JFK Airports in the USA with Florida Palm Beach International Airport.

Gulf Air adds Nice to its route network

Commencing from July 2020, the airline will offer two weekly flights operated by an Airbus 321neo aircraft.

Universal establishes new ground support base in Istanbul

Universal Aviation, has opened Universal Aviation Turkey, based at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul to provide supervisory ground support for business aircraft at all airports across Turkey.

Turkey’s launches flights to Medina and Batumi

Pegasus Airlines has expanded its network with the launch of two new routes.

Sofex SK2611020420
See us at
SaudiAirshow21BT2011180221AVMENA20 BT1309100620AIME BT0801260220FIL20BT140124720AVAFA20BT2607050320MRO_BT161219260220Sofex BT2611020420