Yesterday, the Professional Association of Civil Engineers (ICCP) presented a volume dedicated to engineer Pere Garau, the man behind the Sóller Railway project and several other outstanding initia
The Port Authority of the Balearic Islands backs the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact concerning human rights, labour, the environment and the fight against corruption and seeks to support and implement them in its sphere of influence.
The Port Authority of the Balearic Islands is also committed to and engaged in implementing the Ten Principles of the Global Compact in its strategy and operations. It likewise encourages the businesses and individuals it interacts with to get involved in the Compact by complying with the key requirements in submitting a Communication on Engagement setting out the actions it has taken every two years since it joined the Global Compact.
As the body managing the five public ports on the Balearic Islands, which report to the Spanish Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda through the State-owned Ports Body, the Port Authority of the Balearic Islands will in turn work to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) endorsed by the Spanish Government.
Principles of the Global Compact
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Following the adoption in September 2015 by the General Assembly of the United Nations of the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, the Port Authority of the Balearic Islands as a member of the United Nations Global Compact will strive to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals: