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30

March 30, 2021

Inside BSR: Q&A with Sethypong Sok

Inside BSR: Q&A with Sethypong Sok

This month's Inside BSR features Sethypong Sok, HERproject's country representative in Cambodia, and discusses his life, his work on women's empowerment, and his drive to lift fellow Cambodians out of poverty.


#HERproject #Inside BSR #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

24

March 24, 2021

What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

All companies operating in Vietnam need to know that the country is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. How can businesses in Vietnam best prepare and build resilience?


#Climate Change #Sustainability Management

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Mar

19

March 19, 2021

Forced Labor and Human Trafficking: Four Regulatory and Legislative Trends Business Should Watch

Forced Labor and Human Trafficking: Four Regulatory and Legislative Trends Business Should Watch

Governments are increasingly scrutinizing human trafficking and forced labor abuses in private sector operations. In addition to the moral imperative to address these abuses, businesses need to pay attention to new regulations since they could cause significant disruptions in supply chains.


#Forced Labor #Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Mar

11

March 11, 2021

Leading with Equity: How Companies Can Promote Social Justice through DEI

Leading with Equity: How Companies Can Promote Social Justice through DEI

L. Simone Washington, BSR's Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), shares four takeaways for companies on shaping a more inclusive world where all people have fair access to opportunities and activities to improve their lives.


#DEI #Strategy and Integration

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Mar

9

March 9, 2021

The Human Rights Impacts of Workplace Monitoring Technology

The Human Rights Impacts of Workplace Monitoring Technology

As the use of tools designed to monitor workers accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic, employers need to consider the human rights impacts that may arise from workplace monitoring tools when implementing such technologies in the workplace.


#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Mar

4

March 4, 2021

What Business Can Expect from China’s 14th Five-Year Plan

What Business Can Expect from China’s 14th Five-Year Plan

As China finalizes its 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025), what are the macro themes for the sustainability world to watch, and how will they impact business?


#China #Human Rights #Strategy and Integration #Supply Chain

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Mar

2

March 2, 2021

Beyond Former User @realdonaldtrump: A Human Rights-Based Approach to Content Governance

Beyond Former User @realdonaldtrump: A Human Rights-Based Approach to Content Governance

How should a company’s responsibility to respect human rights according to the UNGPs manifest itself in the context of content governance? BSR shares its four-part approach to human rights and content governance.


#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Mar

1

March 1, 2021

Three Ways to Improve Supply Chain Sustainability in the Decisive Decade

Three Ways to Improve Supply Chain Sustainability in the Decisive Decade

For companies, it is a business imperative to have a more transparent, resilient, responsible, and sustainable global supply chain model. Here are three steps for improving supply chain sustainability.


#Strategy and Integration #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management

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Feb

25

February 25, 2021

Working Together to End Gender-Based Violence at the Generation Equality Forum

Working Together to End Gender-Based Violence at the Generation Equality Forum

BSR, the B Team, and Women Win/Win-Win Strategies are working together to engage the private sector towards making meaningful commitments to promote gender equality at the Generation Equality Forum. We connected with the Kering Foundation to hear more about its role as a GEF Action Coalition Lead and what motivated it to take part in the Forum.


#Womens Empowerment

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Feb

24

February 24, 2021

How Business Should Respond to the Coup in Myanmar

How Business Should Respond to the Coup in Myanmar

Drawing on the UNGPs, UN guidance for business in conflict situations, and BSR’s own experience working with businesses in Myanmar and advising companies on human rights due diligence in high-risk contexts, here are seven practical steps that businesses with a presence in Myanmar can take.


#Human Rights #Strategy and Integration

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