Spanish Local Network has signed on 25th November a cooperation agreement for promoting integrity and transparency in the private sector witn Transparency International Spain. The agreement was signed by the president of Transparency International Spain, Jesús Lizcano, and the president of the Spanish Local Network, Angel Pes.
This collaboration has thrived due to the confluence of interests of the two organizations in the fight against corruption. The main objective of Transparency International is including in the global system values as transparency and accountability.Meanwhile, Global Compact works against corruption through Principle 10.
This agreement establishes mechanisms to work together to promote integrity and transparency in the private sector, taking into account than it is important to influence companies and transmit a full and transparent corporate attitude not only in order to avoid negative effects, but also to provide a differentiating value compared to other companies.
The actions will take place between the two organizations will be aimed at promoting integrity and transparency in the private sector. They began on 10th December with an event entitled: Transparency as a key to achieving Agenda 2030. The event was included in the Week of the Transparency of the Spanish Networik. In that week, coinciding with the International Anti-Corruption Day proclaimed by the United Nations, the Spanish Network also organized another event in Barcelona and has shared several communications about its online Management System Integrity and Transparency.