Mitsubishi Corporation

Participation in the UN Global Compact

Mitsubishi Corporation joined the UN Global Compact in 2010, declaring our commitment to the following ten universal principles in four fields: human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption. Guided also by the spirit of the Three Corporate Principles, we are promoting initiatives in each of these four areas.

United Nations Global Compact

The Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact

Human rights
  • Principle 1Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; and
  • Principle 2make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
  • Principle 3Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
  • Principle 4the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labor;
  • Principle 5the effective abolition of child labor; and
  • Principle 6the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.
  • Principle 7Businesses are asked to support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;
  • Principle 8undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and
  • Principle 9encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.
  • Principle 10Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.