CSR practice in the management spirit of the Global Compact
Astellas has expressed support for the UN Global Compact consists of 10 principles on environment and anti-corruption, human rights, labor standards advocated by the United Nations in October 2011.
Signing of the UN Global Compact is intended to support the management of Astellas CSR have been in order to achieve "in the pharmaceutical and reliable tip, contribute to the health of people around the world" to our business philosophy. Built-in day-to-day operations to the 10 principles advocated by the Global Compact, we will continue to report through the report and like our website at any time, the contents of its efforts.
Yoshihiko Hatanaka, President and CEO
The United Nations Global Compact
Is a global framework for achieving sustainable growth proposed in (Davos) World Economic Forum was held in Switzerland, in Davos, Mr. Kofui Annan (UN Secretary-General at the time) in 1999, a voluntary corporate principles to tackle.
The United Nations Global Compact 10 Principles
Principle 2: Make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
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 8: Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and
Principle 9: Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.