Sub-subject: The Global Compact of the United Nations (Fight against corruption). Syllabus:
Sample of the sub-subject: The Global Compact of the United Nations
EENI adhesion to the Global Compact of the United Nations.
Sub-Subject Description: Global Compact (UN):
The Global Compact was launched in 1999 at the Davos Forum by the UN
Secretary-General, Kofi Anann. It is a voluntary “Pact” based on ten principles between the United Nations and the companies for which they adopt shared values in the struggle against corruption, environmental
protection, compliance with labour standards and the protection of human rights.
The ten principles of the Global Compact are based on:
NOTE: the Global Compact is partly based on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which may lead to uncertainty about their acceptance in many Islamic countries where they may have preferred some reference to the Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam.
Project: Ethics and business