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International Developments in Labour and Human Resources Policy, and Labour and Globalization (IRE 1600 and IRE 1615)

This subject guide is meant to assist students, particularly those enrolled in IRE1600 and IRE1615 with research papers and assignments.

UNGC - United Nations Global Compact

UNGC - United Nations Global CompactThe 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 Global Compact offers participants a wide spectrum of workstreams, management tools and resources — all designed to help advance sustainable business models and markets.

Each page contains guidance material for participants, information on meetings and events, and related resources.

    UNGC Issue - Human RightsUNGC - Women's EmpowermentUNGC - Children's Rights and Business PrinciplesUNGC Labour

 Othere issues found here.


Participating businesses and organizations agree to work toward the Ten Principles on human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption outlined by the Global Compact.

Search for participating businesses using the search tool to find COPs - annual Communication of Progress disclosures on progress toward the Global Compact principles submitted by the businesses.