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UN Global Compact.

The 10 principles.

The Global Compact (GC) of the United Nations calls companies worldwide to implement the ten principles from the fields of human rights, working standards, environmental protection and the combating of corruption. Georg A. Steinmann Lederwarenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG is involved in this UN initiative.

 

1.    

Companies should support and observe the protection of international human rights.

2.    

Companies should ensure that they do not become involved in violations of human rights.

3.    

Companies should preserve the freedom of association and the effective acknowledgement of the right to collective negotiations.

4.    

Companies should be involved in the removal of all forms of forced labour.

5.    

Companies should be involved in the termination of child labour.

 

6.    

Companies should be involved in the removal of discrimination when appointing and advertising for jobs.

7.    

Companies should follow the precautionary principle when dealing with environmental issues.

8.    

Companies should take the initiative in promoting increased environmental consciousness.

9.    

Companies should accelerate the development and distribution of environmentally friendly technologies.

10.    

Companies should be involved against any kind of corruption, including blackmail and bribery.

 

Further information:
www.globalcompact.de/en/
www.unglobalcompact.org

Responsibility for humans and environment

The brand Scout is bluesign® SYSTEM PARTNER and is involved with the Global Compact.

BLUESIGN – the seal for sustainability

BLUESIGN stands for reducing the environmental burden during the whole production process – with the objective of minimising the ecological footprint of textile consumer products.

Companies producing according to the bluesign® SYSTEM fulfil strict criteria. Scout production sites, suppliers and other manufacturers involved in the production process are involved in using needed ressources as ecologically and sustainably as possible – in full accordance with the BLUESIGN idea. More about BLUESIGN

Global Compact – the UN-initiative

This UN’s initiative established ten principles from the fields of human rights, working standards, environmental production and the combating of corruption. The “Steinmann Gruppe” is involved in this initiative and thus admits to their entrepreneurial responsibility.  More about Global Compact

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