Sustainable Cities and Communities
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WORLD ALLIANCE FOR EFFICIENT SOLUTIONS
This Charter lays out the principles and values which guide the World Alliance and all of its Members
CORE VALUES OF THE WORLD ALLIANCE
All Members agree and accept to be held accountable to the following principles and values carried by the World Alliance:
UN GLOBAL COMPACT PRINCIPLES
All Members agree to conduct their professional activities to the highest standards of honesty, integrity and fairness, in accordance with the United Nations Global Compact and its principles on Human Rights, Labor, Environment and Anti-Corruption.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMPLIANCE
All Members confirm that they commit to respect intellectual property rights of others.
COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS
All Members acknowledge that the Alliance is committed to carrying out its activities and promoting efficient solutions in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, including anti-bribery, anti-corruption, counter-terrorism financing and anti-money laundering laws and regulations, as they may apply to the Alliance; and that the Alliance is committed to operating in conformity with economic or trade sanctions, restrictive measures, embargoes and asset freezing measures that are enacted, administered, imposed, or enforced by the Swiss Government, the European Union, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control and any other authority, by which the Alliance is bound.
All Members understand that the Alliance will not enter into relations or will terminate any relations with a Member whose activities or affiliation with would put the Alliance in breach of any applicable laws and regulations by which it is bound. All Members understand that the Alliance will not enter into relations or will terminate any relations with a Member whose activities or affiliation with would put the Alliance in breach of any applicable laws and regulations by which it is bound.