United Nations Global Compact

We commit ourselves to respecting and protecting the ten universal principles set out by the United Nations.

Galp is committed to upholding these principles by establishing policies, setting goals, and implementing and monitoring measures.

The ten universal principles related to human rights are divided into four practical dimensions:

  • Human rights;
  • Labour practices;
  • Environmental protection;
  • Anti-corruption.

The ten universal principles - United Nations Global Compact

Human Rights 1. Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human right
2. Make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses
3. Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining
Labour 4. The elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour
5. The effective abolition of child labour
6. The elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation
7. Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges
Environment 8. Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility
9. Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies
Anti-Corruption 10. Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery

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