“KPMG served as a third party processor to ensure the screening process followed best practice upholding transparency, objectivity and fair play.


An international selection committee also assessed the candidates. The selection committee comprised of members of the Local Network Advisory Group (LNAG) and Principles for Responsible Management in Education (PRME).


LNAG is a multi-stakeholder External Selection Group comprised of representatives from the Global Compact Local Network Advisory Group, UN agencies, PRME Champions and civil society representatives from the UN Global Compact Board.


PRME is the largest organized relationship between the United Nations and business schools. PRME representatives voted on the short-listed nominees and identify the six SDG Pioneers