ECOSOC Integrity Pact

Summary

Countries of operation: 
Romania (HQ)
Year: 
2013
Sector: 
Civil society
Collective Action Type: 
Declarations/Joint Activities
Description: 

This initiative seeks to promote transparency and integrity among civil society organisations and social partners.

Further information

Thematic scope of the initiative: 

Corruption both in the Romanian business environment and in Romanian civil society

Is the collective action initiative open to other companies?: 
Yes
Goal(s): 
  • Promoting ethical behavior and discouraging practices lacking integrity among the signatory organizations
  • Creation of a climate of mutual trust and good cooperation
  • Generation of a core of integrity that will radiate among other structures to whom the Pact's signatory organisations have ties, including civil society organizations, social partners and the overall business environment
Convenor of meetings: 
Transparency International Romania
Strengths, weaknesses, lessons learned: 

This collective action instrument was designed from the need felt by its signatories, representatives of civil society and social partners, to focus on certain values that they share and promote. Its underlying principles are integrity, reciprocity, accountability, transparency, compliance, proactivity and respect. By signing this pact, entities shall make public their adherence to these principles and assume the role of promoter of these principles not only within their own field, but also across the entirety of the business environment.

Contact

Name: 
Ioana Cartarescu-Petrica
Email: 
ioana.cartarescu@transparency.org.ro
Phone: 
+40 737 023 403