Yara Citizenship Review 2008

  • 19-May-2009
Time period
  • January 2008  –  December 2008
  • The printed summary report Yara Citizenship Review 2008 is distributed to key stakeholders and available on demand. The full report, including a more extensive Citizenship Management Discussion and Analysis, is published on Yara's corporate web site www.yara.com along with a Global Compact navigation index as well as a GRI index. Key elements of Yara's citizenship performance are also addressed by the Board of Directors in Yara Financial Review 2008 which is distributed to all shareholders and available on the corporate web site.

Principles covered
  • Principle 1 - Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights
  • Principle 2 - Make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses
  • Principle 3 - Businesses should uphold freedom of association & effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining
  • Principle 4 - The elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour
  • Principle 5 - The effective abolition of child labour
  • Principle 6 - Eliminate discrimination in respect of employment and occupation
  • Principle 7 - Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges
  • Principle 8 - Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility
  • Principle 9 - Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies
  • Principle 10 - Businesses should work against all forms of corruption, including extortion and bribery
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