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SII Concatel in the Spanish Network of the World Wide Global Compact

06-03-2015
SII Concatel in the Spanish Network of the World Wide Global Compact

SII Concatel has become part of the largest voluntary initiative of social responsibility in the world, with more than 12.000 signatories and presence in over 145 countries.

SII Concatel will collaborate in this network through Compactlink, one of the most innovative CSR collaborative platforms, from which it is intended to promote efficiency, encouraging dialogue, facilitating learning and promoting innovation.

Specifically, the Company has become signatory of the the Spanish Network of the World Wide Global Compact, where more than 2.600 participants are working nowadays to transform the world on the basis of the UN Global Compact's ten principles in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption:

1. Support and respect the protection of fundamental human rights

2. Business should make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses

3. Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining

4. The elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour

5. The effective abolition of child labour/em>

6. The elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation

7. Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility

8. Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies

9. Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery

10. Business should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges

Becoming part of this initiative , the first of the six most relevant standards for CSR and sustainability in Spain and in the world, represents a step forward for the company in its objectives for corporate social responsibility and commitment to the values of cooperation and solidarity.