Companies are also expected to advocate the principles publicly and communicate with stakeholders on progress toward meeting the principles.
The voluntary initiative unites Bulgarian companies, non-governmental organizations and academia into a unique network. These are being supported by IOM in conjunction with regional civil society partners in each region.
It has to do with corruption and violence and the way that power is managed for the benefit of the few. The Global Compact Network Spain has been successful in involving SMEs, developing interactive resources and reporting tools and emphasizing human rights through the commitment of the local companies.
Member Company Responsibilities of the UN Global Compact Member companies of the UN Global Compact are expected to act in environmentally responsible ways with regard to climate change, water and sanitation, energy, biodiversity, and food and agriculture.
Against a backdrop of change as dramatic and uncertain as any in the last years, the adoption of the SDGs gives the world a universal roadmap for development.
Highlights of progress towards comprehensive refugee responses since the adoption of the New York Declaration Remarks by the Assistant High Commissioner for Protection. This is expected to promote sustainable growth besides encouraging good corporate citizenship.
Currently there are approximately 85 Local Networks in total. Among them are the projects: Support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights.
These elements and perhaps others will also be discussed at regional consultations. In response to a question, he said that considering that the US had not even participated in the talks on the Global Compact for Migration and several countries had expressed dissatisfaction at the end of talks, Hungary was unlikely to meet with any negative fallout as a result of its announcement.
The compact was forged through more than 18 months of intensive discussions with UN Member States, experts, civil society and refugees. In an era of digital disruption and radical transparency, business leaders are grounding strategies for value creation in societal purpose.
Further, companies that commit to sustainability may have an advantage in accessing untapped markets, attracting and retaining business partners, developing innovative new products and services while operating in a lower-risk environment, and encouraging employee satisfaction and productivity.
Mainstream the ten principles in business activities around the world Catalyse actions in support of UN goals There are numerous benefits to participating in the UN Global Compact. After 18 months of extensive consultations with UN Member States, experts, civil society and refugees, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees has presented the global compact on refugees as part of his annual report to the General Assembly.
For the period the network activities were supported by the United Nations Development Program Bulgaria.In Octoberthe Group decided to join the UN Global Compact. Its commitment to this initiative and its principles represented an obvious continuation of the Group’s strategy.
The UN Global Compact is the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. After 18 months of extensive consultations with UN Member States, experts, civil society and refugees, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees has presented the global compact on refugees as part of his annual report to the General Assembly.
The urban arm of the United Nations Global Compact – city and regional governments collaborating with the private sector and civil society – addressing complex global challenges on the local level – a platform for partnered sustainable urban development action.
About the UN Global Compact In an address to the World Economic Forum on 31 JanuaryUnited Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan challenged business leaders to join an international initiative – the UN Global Compact – that would bring companies together with UN agencies, international labour organisations and civil society to support universal environmental and social principles.
The United Nations strongly encourages all vendors to actively participate in the Global Compact. The Global Compact is a voluntary international corporate citizenship network initiated to support. March 1st – Mr. Mahmoud El Burai & Mr. Daniel forster -UNGC UAE & Capital.
Continue A call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and take actions that advance societal goals. Contact Info. UN Global Compact UAE Local Network 4th Floor DREI.Download