Taking a Principles-based Approach to the Global Goals
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To demonstrate their continued engagement with the UN Global Compact, non-business participants must submit a COE every two years. The COE discloses to stakeholders specific activities that a non-business participant takes in support of the UN Global Compact. It has a flexible format and may be prepared in any language.
Three Minimum Requirements
- A statement by the chief executive or equivalent expressing continued support for the UN Global Compact and renewing the participant’s ongoing commitment to the initiative.
- A description of the practical actions that the organization has taken to support the UN Global Compact principles and to engage with the initiative.
- Measurement of outcomes.