Collective Action Project Indialaunches latest publication ‘Business Case for Anticorruption in India: Principles, Economics and Application of Transparency Tools’

UNGC’s 10th Principle states that “Businesses should work against all forms of corruption, including extortion and bribery”. In furtherance of this principle, UNGC launched the Anti-Corruption Collective Action Projects in five countries – Brazil, Egypt, India, Nigeria and South Africa for a period of four years (2011 -2014) – with support from Siemens Integrity Initiative….

GCNI guides Kenya Local Network in its Governance Process

Global Compact Network India (GCNI), keeping its commitment to support its peers across the world, has been supporting the Kenya Local Network of the United Nations Global Compact in rejigging its governance structures and putting a new framework to effectively administer and govern its operations in a more structured and inclusive manner. The Kenya Local…

Centre of Excellence for Transparency and Ethics in Business

The Global Compact Network India instituted a first of its kind of Centre of Excellence for Transparency and Ethics in Business – a Siemens Integrity Initiative – on November 26, 2014 in New Delhi, India. The three year project intends to scale up the anticorruption Collective Action Agenda. GCNI Centre for Excellence (COE) will be…

GCNI frames Public Policy Curriculum, Lucknow University to teach UNGC principles

In its unique contribution to strengthen academics in the country and advance ten universally accepted principles of the United Nations Global Compact, GCNI has taken yet another thought leadership to set up an interdisciplinary curriculum for Public Policy programs both at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels for Lucknow University, one of the oldest and leading…

GCNI launches Asia Cooperation Project during the Asia/Oceania Local Network Regional Meeting in Dhaka on December 10, 2014

Global Compact Network India launched its Asia Collaboration Project titled ‘Regional Leadership Through UNGC Principles: Cases and Practices of Nine Local Networks in Asia’ during the Asia/Oceania Local Network Regional Meeting in Dhaka, Bangladesh on December 10, 2014. The project was launched in the presence of Dr. Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs Adviser to the Prime…

Business Case for Anticorruption: Call for Collective Action

To celebrate the successful completion of one of its Anti-corruption project in India, Global Compact Network India held a conference on 28th November, 2014 at The Lalit, New Delhi titled “ Business Case for Anticorruption: Call for Collective Action”.  The Conference shared the learnings and findings of the Collective Action Project (CAP) in the past…

GCNI concludes ‘Cross-Over Series’ on CSR in Bengaluru, New Delhi and Mumbai

Global Compact Network India (GCNI), the Indian arm of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) successfully held its ‘Cross-Over Series’, an ideational platform to bridge the gap between policy thinking and its making, in cities of Bengaluru, New Delhi and Mumbai bringing key stakeholders and think tanks around corporate social responsibility (CSR) issues with interest…

Inaugural ‘Cross-Over Series’, GCNI’s Initiative Toward Inclusive Learning and Enlightened Leadership, concluded in Bengaluru

Global Compact Network India in partnership with Prin. L.N.Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research recently concluded its inaugural Cross-Over Series in Bengaluru on 16th September 2014.  The series is an endeavor to promote cutting edge analysis, ideas and interpretations to some of the new compelling issues of our times and offer alternative public policy…

Sustainability Alliance Partner’s Working Group Constituted.

Global Compact Network India convened the first meeting of the Sustainability Alliance Partner’s Working Group on 15th September 2014. Based on the recommendations of the Sustainability Alliance Partners’ Consultation, held on 27th June 2014, 15 members from the group were invited to form a part of a cohesive working group on sustainability. The Working group…

Monthly Meeting for the month of August concluded

Global Compact Network India and Centre for Responsible Business jointly organised the Monthly Knowledge Sharing and Networking Meeting for the month of August on 28th August, 2014 on the theme ‘Corporate Sustainability Standards and Reporting:  Towards Higher Transparency, Compliance and Accountability’. The welcome address at the event was delivered by Mr. Bimal Arora, Chief Executive…