Update on the Global Compact
Article from: OGEL 4 (2004), in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)
p>This article provides a brief overview of the Global Compact and an update on some recent developments, as well as a glimpse into its future. The Global Compact is United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan´s voluntary corporate citizenship initiative in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. While much remains to be done, the initiative has already had some key successes and impact, and continues to gain momentum.