Update from the Global Compact Nordic Network October 2017. Update October 2017 >>>
Nordic Network meeting for Icelandic companies and organizations
It is with regret that we have to inform you that the GC Nordic Network meeting in Iceland is now cancelled.READ MORE
As an alternative, a smaller meeting focusing on the Icelandic companies and organizations in a more Icelandic context will be arranged.
Welcome to the Global Compact Network
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.READ MORE
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4th of December, 2017 – Copenhagen, Denmark and Skype The next Annual General Meeting will take place on 4th of...
Nordic Council of Ministers Global Compact Nordic Network is happy to have commenced a dialog with the Nordic Council of Ministers Secretariat on...
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.
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.
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
Principle 10: Businesses should work against all forms of corruption, including extortion and bribery.
Join the Nordic Network
The UN Global Compact Nordic Network is made up by over 200 organizations from Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
The purpose of the local network is to provide a learning forum for Nordic members of the Global Compact and advance corporate sustainability at the grassroots level by helping companies understand what responsible business means within a national context.