Who We Are

Global Compact Network Romania is a UN Global Compact local network.

Local Networks were launched to help make the UN Global Compact relevant across the world’s different economic, political and cultural landscapes and to support meaningful engagement with signatories. The Global Compact Local Network in Romania implements activities in support of UNGC signatories based in Romania, who wish to maximise the benefits of their engagement with the UN Global Compact.

Global Compact Network Romania welcomes Participants from either:

  • Business: large, medium or small companies or micro-enterprises; or
  • Non-Business: NGOs or academic organisations.

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george_kellLocal Networks perform the critical task of rooting the Global Compact within a national context – linked to local priorities and needs – and provide opportunities for participants to improve understanding and share experiences on their work to advance Global Compact principles, partnerships and reporting.

Executive Director Georg Kell

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What We Do

Global Compact Network Romania promotes the Global Compact’s 10 principles that cover human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption and serves members through:

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News

Human dignity will be “the core of my work,” says UN Secretary-General António Guterres
On 12 December 2016, António Guterres was sworn in as the next United Nations Secretary-General. In his vision for the post, Mr. Guterres – a former Prime Minister of Portugal and UN High Commissioner for Refugees – has said that the world body is uniquely placed to connect the dots to overcome global challenges and further strengthen the nexus between peace and security, sustainable development and human rights policies. Read more...

Electrica joined Global Compact Network Romania
Electrica SA, the only romanian company in electric power distribution and supply of Romania, signed the UN Global Compact and joined Global Compact Network Romania. Read more...

UNGC Unveils “Making Global Goals Local Business” Strategy to Drive Responsible Business Activity on SDGs
The UN Global Compact unveiled a multi-year strategy to drive business awareness and activity that supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Read more...

The six steps to make for achieving the SDGs
Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) calls for concerted efforts to stimulate private sector investment in numerous SDG-linked sectors: infrastructure development, health and education, agriculture and food security, and a host of other areas of social, environmental and economic challenges. Read more...

Now open: the public consultation about the national anticorruption strategy
The Ministry of Justice just opened the public consultation about the national anticorruption strategy. This initiative follows Principle 10 of the Global Compact Network, concerning the anticorruption fight in public and private organizations. Read more...