The United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Award acknowledges organizations demonstrating the UNGC Principles and SGDs in action through Best Practices, not just a specific CSR project or program. Reputable Pakistani Companies and institutions are signatories to the United Nations Global Compact and have committed themselves to adopting its universalTen Principles.
PARCO, an active member of the UN Global Compact (UNGC), has been awarded the UN Global Compact Best Practices Sustainability Award 2017 for the fourth consecutive time. The UN Global Compact Award not only acknowledges PARCO’s commitment towards strategic and sustainable CSR, but also appreciates its efforts in reporting globally the practical implementation of SDGs through its various CSR projects.
The Award nominees underwent a rigorous and documented process of successive stages of short listing by multi-disciplinary local and foreign experts, who assessed the performance of companies in each of the four areas of the UN Global Compact, namely Human Rights, Environment, Labor and Transparency. Mr. Aly Zaki Ansari, Deputy General Manager Technical, received the Award from the Chief Guest, Mr. Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Government of Pakistan.
The Jury appreciated PARCO’s efforts in making important and substantial investments in Society, especially the initiatives pertaining to Community Engagement and Employee Care.