The Ten principles of the UN Global Compact

Principles and Recommendations


The Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact sets out a principles-based approach for corporations and businesses, to improve corporate sustainability, encourage responsibility to both people and the planet, and aid in long-term success. The principles and values encouraged by UN Global Compact are recommended to be incorporated into corporate strategies, policies, and procedures. The ten principles pertain to areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.