The Global Compact Network Germany is an active learning and dialogue platform for the implementation of the ten Global Compact principles. Biodiversity is one of the priorty issues of the network in Germany in 2010.
The UN Global Compact is a strategic policy initiative for businesses that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.
The German Global Compact network seeks to promote multi-stakeholder dialogue and constructive cooperation between government, business and other sectors of society in the fields of:
Currently DGCN has over 140 companies as well as business associations, government organisations, NGOs, public bodies and research institutions as members. GTZ, the German development cooperation agency, is the coordinator of the German GC Network.