GM Asks Suppliers to Sign Pledge Advancing Global Climate Action and Human RightsBackThis innovative supplier pledge incorporates environmental, social and governance standards. The Environmental, Social and Governance Partnership Pledge is unique because it calls for social and governance commitments, such as human rights protections and fair operating practices. By signing the pledge suppliers commit to:Achieving carbon neutrality for their Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by dates based on their respective industry. In early 2021, GM set targets to become carbon neutral in its global products and operations by 2040. General Motors (NYSE:GM) is a global company focused on advancing an all-electric future that is inclusive and accessible to all.