Insight Joins UN Global Compact Supporting Global, Corporate Sustainability
TEMPE, Ariz., March 21, 2018 – Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), the global provider of Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations of all sizes, has signed the United Nations Global Compact, a strategic initiative that aligns business practices with 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption.
“Insight’s participation in the UN Global Compact grows out of our core values of Hunger, Heart and Harmony. Our commitment to applying those values to our business practices embodies the standards of corporate citizenship the UN Global Compact outlines,” said Ken Lamneck, president and CEO, Insight.
The UN Global Compact, with more than 9,500 participating companies from 162 countries, is the world’s largest voluntary corporate citizenship initiative. It maintains the backing of the United Nations’ member states, as expressed in several General Assembly resolutions recognizing and encouraging the Global Compact’s work.
Through its signature, Insight has undertaken to:
- Support and respect the protection of human rights within its sphere of influence
- Uphold international labor standards for workers’ rights and thwart discrimination
- Protect the environment, encouraging the development and diffusion of eco-friendly technologies
- Fight corruption in all its forms
“Our purpose statement says: We build meaningful connections to help businesses run smarter. Delivering on that means committing to the people, communities and planet we share through the kinds of business practices the UN Global Compact endorses, which we will continue to champion,” Lamneck said.
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