Corporate sustainability examines how business activities should be executed over time to preserve resources and uphold human dignity for future generations.
Vivo Asia Engineering & Trading Pte Ltd has recognised the importance of corporate sustainability, as we understand that our business should benefit all stakeholders, including the environment, now and in the future.
THE UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT
As a responsible company, Vivo Asia Engineering & Trading Pte Ltd has pledged to align our sustainability efforts with the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact.
The Ten Principles of the UN global Compact
By incorporating the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact into strategies, policies and procedures, and establishing a culture of integrity, Vivo Asia aims to uphold our basic responsibilities to people and planet, while also setting the stage for long-term success.
Principle 1: Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; and
Principle 2: make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
Principle 3: Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
Principle 4: the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour;
Principle 5: the effective abolition of child labour; and
Principle 6: the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation
Principle 7: Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;
Principle 8: undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and
Principle 9: encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.
Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.