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UNGC

Reporting on our 2018 activity for the 10 UN Global Compact principles.

United Nations Global Compact (UNGC)

Cigna was the first U.S. health insurance company to sign on to the United Nations Global Compact. As a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact since 2015, we are committed to living out the Compact's 10 principles on human rights, labor standards, environment, and anti-corruption in our everyday business operations.

Communication on Progress

We report on our activity for the 10 UN Global Compact’s Principles covering human rights, labor standards, environmental responsibility, and business integrity (anti-corruption) in our annual Cigna Connects Corporate Responsibility Report. The following UNGC Index cross-references the 10 principles with annual updates on our management approach and how our Company addresses the Principles.

Human Rights
PrincipleCigna Policies and Statements2018 Performance and Approach
1. Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights. Human Rights Statement Ethics, Integrity and Human Rights
2. Businesses should make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses. Human Rights Statement Ethics, Integrity and Human Rights
Labor
PrincipleCigna Policies and Statements2018 Performance and Approach
3. Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining. Human Rights Statement Supply Chain Management
4. Businesses should uphold the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labor. Human Rights Statement Supply Chain Management
5. Businesses should uphold the effective abolition of child labor. Human Rights Statement Supply Chain Management
6. Businesses should uphold the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation. Code of Ethics and Principles of Conduct Diversity and Inclusion
Environment
PrincipleCigna Policies and Statements2018 Performance and Approach
7. Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges. Environmental Policy Statement Sustainability Performance Plan

Community Resilience

CDP 2018 Climate Change Information Request
8. Businesses should undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility. Environmental Policy Statement Energy, Emissions, Water and Waste

Community Resilience
9. Businesses should encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies. Environmental Policy Statement Sustainability Performance Plan

Energy, Emissions, Water and Waste

Supply Chain Management
Anti-Corruption
PrincipleCigna Policies and Statements2018 Performance and Approach
10. Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery. Code of Ethics and Principles of Conduct Ethics, Integrity and Human Rights

Disclaimer: The report covers calendar year 2018 and unless otherwise noted, excludes the combination with Express Scripts, which closed on December 20, 2018.