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10 Principles of the UN Global Compact Cheat Sheet (DRAFT) by [deleted]

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This is a draft cheat sheet. It is a work in progress and is not finished yet.

The UN Global Compact

The UN Global Compact works with business to transform our world, aiming to create a sustai­nable and inclusive global economy that delivers lasting benefits to all people, commun­ities and markets.

Human Rights

Principle 1: Businesses should support and respect the protection of intern­ati­onally proclaimed human rights; and
Principle 2: make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.

Labour

Principle 3: Businesses should uphold the freedom of associ­ation and the effective recogn­ition of the right to collective bargai­ning;
Principle 4: the elimin­ation of all forms of forced and compulsory labour;
Principle 5: the effective abolition of child labour; and
Principle 6: the elimin­ation of discri­min­ation in respect of employment and occupa­tion.
 

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Enviro­nment

Principle 7: Businesses should support a precau­tionary approach to enviro­nmental challe­nges;
Principle 8: undertake initia­tives to promote greater enviro­nmental respon­sib­ility; and
Principle 9: encourage the develo­pment and diffusion of enviro­nme­ntally friendly techno­logies.

Anti-C­orr­uption

Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.