On 26-27 February 2009, the fourth meeting of the Global Compact Working Group on the 10th Principle took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The meeting, convened by the Global Compact Office, brought together business participants with representatives of civil society, labor, business associations, Global Compact Local Networks and international organizations. Participants presented and discussed progress of the various sub-working groups, implementation challenges and the future course of the anti-corruption workstream. Opportunities for enhancing the breadth of the 10th Principle’s scope were also discussed, specifically regarding investment and education. Future directions for the Working Group include the advancement of reporting metrics, development of additional tools and resources, and continuing formal collaboration between global initiatives to address corruption.
Fuente: Red de Pacto Global