[JURIST] UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [official profile] called on business leaders to work with the US to pursue and promote sustainable development [press release] worldwide in a statement made on Friday at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit [official website] in New York. The Global Corporate Sustainability Report 2013 [PDF] released by the UN Global Compact (UNGC) [official website] surveyed nearly 2,000 companies across 113 countries, and found that although companies are defining goals and setting policies in compliance with...

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