The Global Compact Network Italy Foundation (GCNI Foundation) was established with the primary purpose of contributing to the development of the UN Global Compact in Italy, an initiative for the promotion of a culture of corporate citizenship fostered and managed by the United Nations on a global scale.

The mission of the GCNI Foundation is articulated in 7 points. In accordance with the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact (UNGC), the Foundation aims to:

  1. be recognized as an institutional spokesperson that allows companies engaged in sustainability in a multi-stakeholder perspective to be heard
  2. raise awareness and the level of national involvement
  3. help make sustainability the main lever of change in pursuit of a future that is more efficient, more equitable and safer in the management of resources
  4. be characterized as a subject oriented towards the development of operational solutions and the creation of shared economic, social and environmental values
  5. encourage partnerships, collective actions and dialogue among all actors in the promotion of sustainability
  6. promote accountability, fairness and transparency in communication and corporate reporting
  7. endorse the contribution of Italian companies and synergies at international level

Organization

Presidency
Marco Frey

Vice Presidency
Luigi Lazzareschi
Sabina Ratti

General Secretary
Alessia Sabbatino

Board of Directors
Marco Frey (President)

Alessandro Beda (Counselor)
Marina Donati (Counselor)
Stefano Gardi (Counselor)
Luigi Lazzareschi (Counselor)
Francesca Magliulo (Counselor)
Chiara Mio (Counselor)
Sabina Ratti (Counselor)
Fulvio Rossi (Counselor)

Auditor
Domenico Antonelli

Read the Foundation Statute

Watch the interview to prof. Marco Frey, Chairman of the Global Compact Network Italy

Schedule
07 May 2015

The Global Compact Network Italy Foundation Founders' Meeting will be held on May 7th, in Rome, from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm. Representatives of all the businesses and no-profit organizations adhering to the Foundation are invited to partecipate in the event. For further information, send an e-mail to:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

24 Jun 2015

The UN System Private Sector Focal Points (PSFP) Meeting and the Annual Local Networks Forum (ALNF) will be convened alongside one another reflecting the Global Compact’s goal to better engage the private sector in taking action in pursuit of UN goals and issues at the country level. Held each year, the PSFP Meeting aims to enhance communication, strengthen learning and improve coordination among UN staff working with the private sector, and the ALNF brings together representatives from Local Networks and companies to share their experiences and network. A representation of the Global Compact Network Italy Foundation will take part in the ALNF, accompanied by a delegation of companies active in the Global Compact Italian Network.

Founders and Participants

edison

unicredit

universita ca foscari venezia

cariparma

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pentapolis

barilla

gruppo generali

acea

snam rete gas eni

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ergo italia

terna

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fondazione eni enrico mattei

fondazione sviluppo sostenibile

eni

deco industrie

sodalitas

lati

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enel

gse

sofidel

barilla

italcementi

telecom italia

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