Social Responsibility: The new lip forward

Ten years after the official launching of the United Nations Global Compact the ISO working group on Social Responsibility has wind up discussions on a new norm regarding social responsibility, ISO 26000 2010 that considerably deepens and complements the UN initiative. The draft has been voted on and approved on 14 September, 2010; this is the first of a fourth…
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April 10, 2011

The Ten principles of the United Nations Global Compact

The UN Global Compact asks companies to embrace, support and enact, within their sphere of influence, a set of core values in the areas of human rights, labour standards, the environment, and anti-corruption: From┬áhere. 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…
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February 27, 2011

New core subjects and issues of social responsibility

The seven core subjects and issues of social responsibility which are expected to be introduced by ISO 26000 standard in 1 November 2010 Core subject: Organizational governance Organizational governance is the system by which an organization makes and implements decisions in pursuit of its objectives. in the context of social responsibility, organizational governance is both a core subject on which organizations should…
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November 1, 2010