Citizenship

AfricaPace is a Global Compact small size member and we suggest that companies participating on our web-site become members too. We recognise the positive impacts of this membership by using the Global Compact set of rules actively as well as participating in the Global Compact networking environment. We are a network member in South Africa

Human Rights

  • 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.

  • Labour Standards

  • 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.

  • Environment

  • 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.

  • Anti-Corruption

  • Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.