Public Advocacy, Policy Dialogue and Institutional Frameworks
Individual companies or business associations engaging in advocacy, public
policy dialogue, joint regulation, and efforts to build or strengthen public institutions and
administrative capacity in order to bridge governance gaps, improve the enabling environment, and
support more systemic change at either the local, national or global level.
Supporting local and national governments to protect human rights, eliminate
bribery and corruption, improve the efficiency of public administration and service delivery, and
the fairness and transparency of regulations.
Working with governments to improve social infrastructure by supporting
healthcare and education reform and sound environmental policies.
Engaging in global dialogue on issues such as climate change, global health and
Improving investment climates and access for developing country exports to world
Advocating for increased quantity and quality of donor aid to developing
(Source: The United Nations and the Private Sector: A Framework for Collaboration, UN Global
Compact Office 2008)
(Last Update: 2 January 2008)