At the first 3GF Africa Regional Conference held in Nairobi on 13-14 June 2015 7 signatories from the private and public sector in the African Region signed a letter of commitment and engagement in order to demonstrate their commitment to the principles and goals for green growth and sustainable development.
The signatories have now been committed to live up to the principles and Goals for Green Growth and Sustainable Development. They will demonstrate visible and active commitment to the implementation of Green Growth and Sustainable Development.
The shall base their Company policies on Green Growth and Sustainable Development principles and Goals; provide leadership, resources and active support for implementation of these principles.
As well, they will be dedicating their resources towards achieving the aspirations of Green Growth and Sustainable Development principles and Goals further. They will ensure that the company Code of Ethics and ethical internal control and operation mechanisms serve to strengthen this Code.
Their enterprise shall ensure that subsidiaries, joint ventures, and branches over which they maintain effective control subscribe to Green Growth and Sustainable principles. Where they do not have effective control they shall make known their Green Growth and Sustainable Development principles policy and use our best efforts to monitor that the conduct of such subsidiaries, joint ventures and branches is consistent with these principles.
See the letter here.