Submitted by: United Nations Global Compact
Categories: Business Ethics
Posted: Jun 02, 2004 – 12:00 AM EST
Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ -
Participants will assess the progress of the United Nations Global Compact and announce new initiatives. CEOs and other leaders will exchange experiences regarding the implementation of the Global Compact's principles in the areas of human rights, labor conditions and the environment.
Launched by Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 2000, the Global Compact today includes more than 1,400 companies. The Global Compact is the world's largest voluntary corporate responsibility initiative, with networks and activities in more than 70 countries worldwide.
Media representatives are invited to attend the Summit. To learn more about the Global Compact Leaders Summit and to register and obtain U.N. media credentials for the event, please visit www.unglobalcompactsummit.org.
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