New Delhi: Controversies over land acquisition and labour unrest involving big businesses have prompted the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to come up with a "code of ethics" for corporates.
A draft report in this respect has been submitted to the NHRC by New Delhi-based Institute of Corporate Sustainability Management (ICSM) Trust and has been perused by the Commission.
NHRC had commissioned a study - 'Developing Code of Ethics for Indian Industries' - with the objective of bringing into effect a similar code of ethics for corporates by drawing from international norms.
For the study, data was collected from ten sectors - steel, power, mines, cement, paper, FMCG, sugar, banking and MFI, textile and pharma....more
11:50 AM, Apr 29, 2012