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Reports Archives December 2010

December 10, 2010

A Public Policy Framework for Advancing Responsible Labor and International Competitiveness

The purpose of this report is to assist El Salvador—its government, private sector, and civil society—to design a public policy framework, centered on positive incentives, to advance responsible labor practices in a manner that benefits private sector employees and also bolsters labor productivity and the international competitiveness of firms and, ultimately, the competitiveness and therefore the well-being of the entire nation Read more 

Download  Topics: Governance & Accountability, Human Rights, Supply Chain

December 3, 2010

Electronics Supply Networks and Water Pollution in China

Electronics manufacturing has become an important economic contributor to China’s success, but its rapid growth has come with environmental costs as well, including negative impacts on water quality. As governmental enforcement of wastewater standards improves, along with public awareness and civil society engagement on environmental issues, global companies have a growing need to effectively understand and mitigate potential risks. For this study, BSR worked with the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) to better understand the environmental performance of a sample of China-based suppliers to EICC members in relation to wastewater management. Read more 

Download  Topics: Environment, Information & Communications Technology, Supply Chain, Water

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