United Nations Global Compact (UNGC)

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  • 10 principles of the UNGC
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Givaudan adheres to the 10 principles of the UNGC in its business practices, comprising the four areas of human rights, labour standards, environment and anti-corruption.

Human rights

Principle 01:

Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights

Principle 02:

Make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses 


Principle 03:

Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining

Principle 04:

The elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour

Principle 05:

The effective abolition of child labour

Principle 06:

The elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation


Principle 07:

Businesses are asked to support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges

Principle 08:

Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility

Principle 09:

Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies


Principle 10:

Businesses should work against corruption