New UNGC Signatories
7 Singapore companies have become the latest signatories to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC)'s 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. This brings the total number of UNGC signatories in the Singapore Network to 66.
These new signatories CapitaLand Limited, Facility Link Pte Ltd, Ghenni Pte Ltd, Greenpac (S) Pte Ltd, Qi Group of Companies, Sembcorp Industries and YTLPowerSereya were presented a special certificate by the UNGC's General Counsel and Chief of Governance and Social Sustainability, Ms Ursula Wynhoven at the Opening of the 2015 Summit by Global Compact Network Singapore.
Countdown to the 2015 International CSR Summit!
Into its seventh year, the CSR Summit is a dynamic, 2-day experience which will see around 400 business leaders, government officials, CSR practitioners, policy makers, entrepreneurs, academics, union and civil society leaders come together in a brisk exchange of focused analysis and dialogue on the latest in the world of CSR. A gathering of top-of-their-field speakers from companies such as ABB Singapore, Bloomberg, Cargill, DHL Supply Chain, Interface Asia Pacific, Maritime Port Authority, National Environment Agency, Standard Chartered Bank and Unilever will share their insights and impart CSR strategies for sustainable growth.
This year’s CSR Summit will be held at Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre on 25 and 26 August 2015, with the theme “Evolving and Evaluating CSR: Creating Value for a Sustainable Future”.