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Shanghai Municipal Local Standards on Corporate Social Responsibility

China Current 2008

The standards assert the necessary steps to implement social responsibility and stipulates a CSR Evaluation System for enterprises carrying out production and operations in Shanghai.

Issuer name

Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision

Issuer notes

Local Government

More information

Issued by the Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision, the standards emphasize the following four major legal and moral responsibilities: Equity Responsibility: Labor & employee management; Environmental Responsibility: Resource treatment and environment protection; Integrity Responsibility: Ethical business behavior for stakeholders; Harmonious Responsibility: Government/Public sector relationships and contributions. The local government encourages the enterprises to self-assess their CSR performance annually or periodically, and release the results to the community and employees.

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

Sustainability report

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

All

ESG coverage- S (Social)

All

ESG coverage- Eco (Economic & General)

Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Status

Current

Country

China

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2008

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Codes, guidance, and questionnaires

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

Sub-national

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