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Participation in the United Nations Global Compact
Jan. 17, 2023
Shindengen Electric Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has signed the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) proposed by the United Nations and has registered as a participating company on January 3, 2023. In addition, we have joined the Global Compact Network Japan, the compact’s local network in Japan.
The UNGC is a voluntary initiative based on CEO commitments to implement universal sustainability principles and to take steps to support UN goals. The UNGC signatory companies and organizations pledge to support and pursue the Ten Principles of the UNGC on human rights, labour, environment, and anti-corruption.
Based on the Shindengen Group Mission, “Maximizing energy conversion efficiency for the benefit of humanity and society”, we commit to providing solutions to social issues through our business activities. The Ten Principles of the UNGC are shared as essential universal values for business by the international community. Taking the signing of the UNGC as an opportunity, we will work on engaging in responsible management based on global perspective and intensify our efforts to contribute to establishing a sustainable society.
The Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact
Principle 1: Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; andPrinciple 2: make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
Principle 3: Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
Principle 7: Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;
Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.
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