UNGC

Reporting on our 2019 activity for the ten UN Global Compact principles.

United Nations Global Compact Index

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

Communication on Progress

We report on our activity for the ten UNGC’s Principles covering human rights, labor standards, environment, and anti-corruption in our annual Cigna Connects Corporate Responsibility Report. The following UNGC Index cross-references the ten principles with annual updates on our management approach and how our Company addresses the Principles.

Human Rights
Principle Cigna Policies and Statements 2019 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
Principle Cigna Policies and Statements 2019 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

Ethics, Integrity, and Human Rights
4. Businesses should uphold the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labor. Human Rights Statement Supply Chain Management

Ethics, Integrity, and Human Rights
5. Businesses should uphold the effective abolition of child labor. Human Rights Statement Supply Chain Management

Ethics, Integrity, and Human Rights
6. Businesses should uphold the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation. Code of Ethics and Principles of Conduct Diversity and Inclusion

Ethics, Integrity, and Human Rights
Environment
Principle Cigna Policies and Statements 2019 Performance and Approach
7. Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges. Environmental Policy Statement Sustainability Performance Plan

Community Resilience

CDP 2019 Climate Change Information Request
8. Businesses should undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility. Environmental Policy Statement Energy, Emissions, Water, and Waste

Sustainability Performance Plan

Community Resilience
9. Businesses should encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies. Environmental Policy Statement Supply Chain Management

Ethics, Integrity, and Human Rights
Anti-Corruption
Principle Cigna Policies and Statements 2019 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