The United Nations Global Compact is a strategic policy initiative for businesses that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. The Global Compact is a learning network with participation and support from companies, business associations, trade unions, non-governmental organizations and UN bodies, who allshare the aim of promoting Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and ethical business standards.
INet is among the first Macedonian companies that joined Global Compact initiative in January 2005, emracing and supporting the ten universal principles of Corporate Social Responsibility as part of its operations.
As Global Compact participant INet shows excellence in promoting and integrating the ten principles into overall company strategy:
- respect and protection of human rights
- respect of labour rights and fighting againts workers abuse, especially against the abuse of children
- environment protection and development of "friendly" technologies
- fighting against any kind of corruption, including bribe and extortion
One of the explicit commitments that a company makes when it joins the UN Global Compact is to produce an annual Communication on Progress (COP). INet regularly submits COP reports.