CEGET

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR GOVERNANCE, ETHICS AND TRANSPARECNY (CEGET)

Global Compact Network India (GCNI) established the Centre of Excellence for Governance, Ethics and Transparency (CEGET) in 2015, with the overall objective of developing a premier knowledge repository that conducts innovative action research and training, provides a platform for dialogue and communication and facilitates systematic policy initiatives for strengthening governance, transparency and ethics in business. The goal of CEGET is to bring in diverse stakeholders on a common platform to deliberate upon challenges, exchange best practices, and make policy recommendations to promote responsible business standards, across various sectors.

MANDATE OF CEGET
CEGET has aligned its mandate for good governance of UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and committed to the agenda of Corporate, Urban and Environment Governance

AREAS OF OPERATION
Good governance is the Occam’s Razor which decides the course of action for CEGET. Following are the three heads of Governance along with flagship activities under which CEGET operates:

1. Corporate Governance:
- Ensuring Accountability and Integrity of businesses
- Business Case for Anti-corruption
- Promoting transparency in Public Procurement procedures
- Adherence to Compliance norms

2. Urban Governance
- Integrating Transparency and accountability in public establishments
- Spur adaptation of Framework for Smart city Governance
- Advocating the need of Risk Assessment and PPP (Public Private Partnership) for Smart cities

3. Environmental Governance:
- Conservation, Preservation and Rehabilitation of environment along with Urban Pollution Control-
- Raise awareness about Biodiversity conservation and Climate Change
- Fine tune collective action in biodiversity by enlisting the help of the industry