ECOSOC Integrity Pact

Year: 
2013
Sector: 
Collective Action Type: 
Declarations/Joint Activities
Description: 

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

Is the collective action initiative open to other companies?: 
Yes
Thematic scope of the initiative: 

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

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.

Geographical scope of the initiative:: 
Country/Countries
Has any agreement or declaration been signed?: 
Yes
Date of signature: 
November 2013
Has the agreement / declaration been reviewed or updated since it was first signed?: 
No
Date of review or update: 
December 2013
Coordinates: 
Countries of operation: 
Array (HQ)
Image: 
Global: 
No
Siemens Initiative: