BSR logo

Upcoming Events

Health and Fire Safety in Bangladesh: Foundations for Solutions

Webinar

 

Event Resources

Members, please login to view the post-event resources.


Date and Time

Wednesday January 22, 2014
8:00 am-9:00 am


Location

Webinar


Topics

#Supply Chain


Nearly a year after the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh—the deadliest modern workplace accident in the garment industry—worker safety issues continue to be a major issue across global supply chains. How should workplaces evolve to provide safe, equitable opportunities that create value for global supply chains and opportunities for workers?

Although factory auditing is an important step, there are further actions companies should take, and there is a strong business case for ensuring responsible supply chains. We will explore the issues with Anshu Sharma, director of disaster management consultancy SEEDS Technical Services and Marat Yu, BSR HERproject’s implementer in Bangladesh. The discussion will focus on the importance of investments in people, behavior change and incentives-based interventions, and community engagement to make supply chains safer for workers.

Speakers

  • Anshu Sharma, Director, SEEDS Technical Services
  • Marat Yu, Manager, BSR
  • Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, BSR

Future of Supply Chains 2025

Primers

Future of Supply Chains 2025

This primer focuses on the forces of change that will reshape supply chains from today to 2025 and offers recommendations for how companies can develop their supply chains to be fit for the future.

Read More 


Q&A: The Future of Supply Chain Sustainability

Blog

Q&A: The Future of Supply Chain Sustainability

To continue our Q&A series with our experts on the past, present, and future of sustainable business, we sat down with our Supply Chain Sustainability lead to discuss innovations, opportunities, and challenges in the field.

Read More 


Impact Sourcing and Inclusive Supply Chains: A Conversation with Bloomberg and Digital Divide Data

Blog

Impact Sourcing and Inclusive Supply Chains: A Conversation with Bloomberg and Digital Divide Data

The next wave for employment in outsourcing is not about finding the next location; it’s about thinking more inclusively when tapping local talent.

Read More 


Women’s Safety in the Workplace Toolkit Guide

Reports

Women’s Safety in the Workplace Toolkit Guide

This is an introduction to a new toolkit that provides guidance for companies seeking to strengthen their policies and activities that prevent and address sexual harassment.

Read More 


Back to Events List