ASI joins UN Global Compact

09/04/2018

London, 9 April 2018 - As part of our commitment to sustainable business practice, Adam Smith International has become part of the United Nations Global Compact, a worldwide movement of companies that commit to doing business responsibly.

Like more than 9,000 other participants in the UN Global Compact, ASI commits to operating according to Ten Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. Our work also advances the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, especially the goals to end poverty, advance quality education, provide decent work and economic growth, and develop strong institutions for peace and justice.

“The operations and culture of ASI reflect the UN Global Compact vision of business as a force for good,” said Interim CEO Jonathan Pell. “We are proud to count ourselves as part of this global grouping of sustainable companies.”

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ASI is a social enterprise with a mission to bring lasting stability and prosperity through strategies for economic growth, good governance, and security in countries at any stage of development. We work with governments, civil society and the private sector to implement effective public policy and build strong institutions that expand economies and make the pubic sector fair and efficient.

ASI is an employee-owned company that has a triple bottom line of financial, social and environmental accountability.

For media inquiries:
Brigid Janssen
Communications Adviser – Adam Smith International
Tel: +44 207 735 6660
Email: brigid.janssen@adamsmithinternational.com