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17 PROBLEM

¨Stronger commitment to partnerships to


achieve SDGs; enabling environment and
cooperation at all levels is essential.¨  Samsung aims for balanced development of society,
economy,environment. SDGs3,4,17 are of highest
- 2016: 125 countries engaged in country-led
GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS
 
relevance.
monitoring of development effectiveness.

30%
 Support developing nations with  technology
Solutions
transfer/distribution,capacity-building 
-2016: international remittances totaled $575
billion, 75%  went to developing countries.  Change of culture at Samsung 

CURRENT SITUATION SDGs are wicked complex &  Level2:  Reduce negative externalities
INCREASE IN interdependent; need global support.   (working conditions SDG8, fair-trade supplies

ONLINE FOLLOWERS
 (1) Collaborate with global/local organizations to

educate locally-hired staff


SDGs12,15) 

Level3: create positive spillover-effects and


exert a positive impact
A big project involves
 (2) Undertake localized corporate   citizenship
Partner with Health and Environment ministry
initiatives through global partnerships
overseeing a lot of moving to send notifications of free-transport days:

parts, oftentimes from different


(3) In 2015, Samsung phones are used to recharge
spread awareness & motivate using public

people. To
transportation have
credits a successful
without using paper tickets,
transport. (60% of SK are Samsung-users,

consequent impact.)
rollout.
reducing tree-cutting (SDGs13,15) .

Expand in Asia: China partner with Alibaba &


Chinese government towards establishment of

free transport days), and Hong-Kong (26%

Samsung users) 

4 PROBLEM
“Ensure inclusive and equitable  quality
 

education and promote  lifelong-learning”

  - 2018: 142M children do not have  access to  


.
EDUCATION   education.

30%
Increase access to education through ICT
 - Children living in poverty have higher  
  absenteeism 
CURRENT SITUATION
Education could solve poverty, equality,
human rights, preventable diseases…
INCREASE IN
(1) Smart School program for vulnerable

groups

ONLINE FOLLOWERS
(2)Provide career development programs

aligned with employees’ life-cycle needs


A big project involves
overseeing a lot of moving
(3) In 2016, Samsung Smart School improved Samsung should expand both strategies to
parts, of
accessibility oftentimes from different
education, providing have a larger impact.

people. To
underprivileged kidshave a successful
smart devices.  Samsung

rollout.
tech institute, improved employment probability

rates through teaching technical skills School curriculum could reflect the
(SDGs1,2,8)  importance of SDGs from a young age.

Question of ethics when companies are

involved in shaping citizen´s mindset

3 PROBLEM
"Ensure health  and well-being for all, at
every stage of life”
¨ 

-  2015: global maternal mortality ratio


216/10,0000 live births
HEALTH        

30%
Environment, employee and customer -  2015: 5.9M children under-five died,
health & safety score high in Samsung’s mortality rate 43/1,000 live births. 

materiality assessment. 

Most maternal and children deaths in


C U R R E N T SIN
INCREASE ITUATION low-resource settings, preventable. ¨ 

ONLINE FOLLOWERS
(1) Founded Samsung’s medical center `

(2) Develops apps (Samsung Health) and

A big project involves


contributes to local initiatives
By 2020: South Korea wants to use
overseeing a lot of moving air purifier in schools and public places.
parts,
(3) In oftentimes
2013, 20,000+ from
premature different
deaths in SK due
Samsung produces air purifiers for

people. To have a successful


to poor air and water
particular purposes.

rollout.
(4) Air pollution (SDGs11,13,14,15)  harms citizens'

health, leading to heart & lung diseases etc.  Samsung Pay should spread awareness of
free transportation days to lower pollution

levels & environment-related diseases

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