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December 1, 2016

Where BSR Will Be in December 2016

Where BSR Will Be in December 2016

Here are the global sustainability events that BSR staff will host, attend, and speak at this month before heading into the holidays, from a reporting trends breakfast in Paris to a women’s economic empowerment workshop in Bangkok.


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Nov

25

November 25, 2016

Addressing Social Norms to Stop Gender-Based Violence and Harassment in Factories and Farms

Addressing Social Norms to Stop Gender-Based Violence and Harassment in Factories and Farms

Like other women’s empowerment efforts, addressing gender-based violence and harassment in the workplace requires holistic and integrated approaches. The launch of HERrespect in Bangladesh and India is helping companies take on broader strategies to tackle this pervasive issue.


#HERproject #Human Rights #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

21

November 21, 2016

Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment through the Financial Services Sector

Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment through the Financial Services Sector

By focusing on their workforces, products and services, and the communities they touch, financial services companies can be crucial contributors to women's economic empowerment.


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Nov

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November 18, 2016

Post-COP22 Analysis: Commitment to the Paris Agreement Is Now Stronger than Ever

Post-COP22 Analysis: Commitment to the Paris Agreement Is Now Stronger than Ever

Despite 2016's disruptive geopolitics, the global community reaffirmed commitment to a low-carbon, climate-resilient future at the COP22 climate meetings. So, how can we manage disruption and continue our efforts?


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Nov

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November 17, 2016

BSR Conference 2016: Barrick Gold Executive Chairman John L. Thornton

BSR Conference 2016: Barrick Gold Executive Chairman John L. Thornton

In a plenary address at the BSR Conference 2016, Barrick Gold Corporation's executive chairman shared thoughts on being bold in partnerships, transparency, and innovation.


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