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21.02.2014 Steering Committee meeting of the UN Global Compact Network Russia took place in Moscow

On February 21, 2014 the first Steering Committee meeting of the UN Global Compact Network Russia took place in Moscow. The key issues discussed at the meeting were elections of the Chairman and Vice-chairmen and approval of the Work Plan for 2014.


Deputy Chairman, Board Member of Vnesheconombank Alexandr Ivanov was reelected as Chairman of the Steering Committee of the UN Global Compact Network Russia.


Russian participants share and support interest in expanding the Networks geographical presence as well as its changes and transformations in the immediate future, said Alexandr Ivanov. Our top-priority objectives for the year 2014 are to register the network as a legal entity, create and launch Internet site to boost information openness he stressed.


Elena Feoktistova, Head of the Center for Corporate Social Responsibility and Non-financial Reporting of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Natalia Olofinskaya, Head of UNDP Project Support Office in the Russian Federation and Anatoly Kinebas, Director for Personnel, Safety and Security of Vodokanal of St. Petersburg were elected as Vice-chairmen of the Steering Committee of the UN Global Compact Network Russia.


During the meeting participants also discussed the organization of management meetings and funding of the UN Global Compact Network Russia in 2014.


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