Reporting in line with theUnited Nations Global Compact

Implats became a signatory to the UN Global Compact in July 2008. In line with its signatory status, the group will report to the Global Compact on its performance against the commitments that it has made. Aspects of this performance are reported in this report and the table with page references is provided for convenience.

Principle noPrinciplePage no
1Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights within their sphere of influence; Human rights
2Make sure they are not complicit in human rights abuses.Human rights
3Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining. Human capital, Human rights
4Businesses should uphold the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour Human rights
5 Businesses should uphold the effective abolition of child labour Human rights
6 Businesses should uphold the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation. Human capital
7 Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges How Implats manages sustainable development, Environmental performance
8 Businesses should undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility Environmental performance
9 Businesses should encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies. Environmental performance, Product responsibility
10 Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery. Governance
Implats Sustainable Development Report 2009