Politics of the European Union too often have damaging consequences for developing countries. Fair Politics EU wants to give developing countries a fair chance at development. - Fair Politics NOW!
An effective CSR policy is integral to a European Union that does not undermine development efforts and key to eradicating malpractice like child labour. With the EU looking to get the private sector more involved in development cooperation, the impact of companies on development must be considered and improved. Fair Politics therefore believes that CSR should no longer be voluntary, but that binding measures must be established in order to increase transparency and hold companies accountable for the impacts of their activities. That way we can be sure that companies walk the talk and positively contribute to development. The EU itself must also see that it only supports companies that uphold best practices.