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Dec

9

December 9, 2019

If Corruption Is a Cancer, How Do We Cure It? Lessons for International Anti-Corruption Day

If Corruption Is a Cancer, How Do We Cure It? Lessons for International Anti-Corruption Day

The link between the quality of government institutions that implement policies controlling corruption and economic development is clear. However, in many parts of the world, corruption is still one of the biggest obstacles to social and economic development. In the long-term perspective, being a clean company makes it easier to do business.


#Collaboration #Human Rights #Sustainability Management

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Dec

5

December 5, 2019

Blockchain through the Whole Supply Chain: Traceability at the Source Depends on Trust

Blockchain through the Whole Supply Chain: Traceability at the Source Depends on Trust

This blog is the second in a series where BSR and Envisible document their project to support a global brand and its supply chain partners to establish a blockchain-enabled traceable supply chain that delivers sustainability benefits to all the actors in the supply chain.


#Information and Communications Technology #Supply Chain

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Dec

3

December 3, 2019

Challenges and Opportunities for Gender Equality in a European Luxury Supply Chain

Challenges and Opportunities for Gender Equality in a European Luxury Supply Chain

While women are vital to the Italian luxury sector, gender inequality throughout the supply chain still impacts them in the short- and long-term. However, both brands and suppliers are well placed to lead efforts towards improved gender equality in Italy, in both supply chains and in the country’s overall sociocultural context.


#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

22

November 22, 2019

The Power of Humanity: Reflections from BSR19

The Power of Humanity: Reflections from BSR19

Throughout BSR19, our conversations investigated the current state of capitalism and reimagined the way we conduct business by learning from individuals' personal experiences, breaking down long-standing expectations, and focusing on our human-centered work. Here are some of the trends that stood out during the week.


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Nov

21

November 21, 2019

Can Corruption in Your Value Chain Lead to Complicity in Gross Human Rights Abuses?

Can Corruption in Your Value Chain Lead to Complicity in Gross Human Rights Abuses?

If businesses fail to conduct conflict-sensitive human rights due diligence and integrate their anti-corruption and human rights efforts, they may be linked to human rights abuses conducted by a third party. BSR recommends enhanced human rights due diligence that is both conflict-sensitive and that integrates corruption risk.


#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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