SCM Participated in UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2010
OREANDA-NEWS. July 07, 2010. The UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2010 held in
In his opening address the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stated that this
During the second part the participants discussed the need for reforming the corporate understanding of the social responsibility and the importance of integration of the CSR principles across the organisation, from the Board down to each production facility and office. During that part the participants were offered a number new tools and resources in environment protection, fighting corruption, information disclosure, women's empowerment in the workplace, investment in the conflict-affected and high-risk areas.
The final part was dedicated to summing up what had been done over the decade since the world leaders committed to reduce extreme poverty and set out the Millennium Development Goals. The global financial crisis has aggravated the famine and poverty in many countries, and the UN called the business to address widely these issues.
Jock Mendoza-Wilson, Director of International and Investor Relations and Aleksandra Zayarnaya, CSR Manager represented SCM at the
Director of International and Investor Relations Jock Mendoza-Wilson who represented both SCM and the Global Compact Network