Toyo Aluminium K.K. declares that it will participate in the Global Compact advocated for by the United Nations (UN), and announces that it has been registered as a participating company as of April 10, 2018.
The Toyo Aluminium Group has set forth the realization of “Create the future, I will create it” (our Action Policy), and contribution to creating a sustainable society, as our vision for CSR activities. Our participation in the UN Global Compact will contribute to building a sustainable society through responsible management as a global corporation, as well as proactive CSR activities across the Group, in line with the Ten Principles of UN Global Compact related to Human Rights, Labour, Environment, and Anti-Corruption.
[About the UN Global Compact]
The UN Global Compact (UNGC) is a voluntary initiative for corporations and organizations to participate in the creation of a global framework to display responsible, creative leadership, thereby acting as good members of society and achieving sustainable growth.
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 are asked to 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
Source: Global Compact Network Japan