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The United Nations Global Compact

Participation in the United Nations Global Compact

In July 2014, ORIX joined the United Nations Global Compact. ORIX supports the ten principles in four fields; human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. We are promoting initiatives in each of these fields.

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The Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact

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
  • 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.