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We believe that the 10 principles outlined by the UNGC align closely with our own purpose and values. We share a desire to build a sustainable and inclusive global economy that delivers lasting benefits to people, communities and markets. This will happen by delivering on our commitments and by fostering sustainable growth in ways that we feel can have the biggest impact.
Building a better working world: That is the purpose which we have adopted. We want to significantly improve things – for the sake of our people, our clients and the society in which we live and work. We protect natural resources by implementing energy-saving measures in our offices, climate-driven travel and the use of video conferences.
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