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Mar

5

March 5, 2020

Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning

Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning

To support social auditors, companies and a broader spectrum of social compliance regulatory organizations, BSR has developed a Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning course. The interactive course, consisting of three parts, covers key gender concepts, the business case for addressing gender in social audits, and considerations for tips for ensuring a gender-sensitive approach throughout an audit process.


#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Dec

3

December 3, 2019

Supporting Women in the Luxury Supply Chain: A Focus on Italy

Supporting Women in the Luxury Supply Chain: A Focus on Italy

Working women in Italy face numerous challenges in the labor market, and little is known about gender equality efforts and the gender gaps impacting women working in the Italian luxury supply chain. BSR and Wise Growth conducted various activities to assist the Kering Group with understanding the challenges faced and opportunities available to women workers.


#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

13

November 13, 2019

CoLab Progress Report: Mobilizing the Collective Power of Business

CoLab Progress Report: Mobilizing the Collective Power of Business

At the BSR Conference in 2018, BSR launched CoLab, an incubator and accelerator of private-sector collaboration, to mobilize the collective power of business to solve some of the world’s biggest sustainability challenges. Its 2019 progress report, Mobilizing the Collective Power of Business, highlights its accomplishments over the past year.


#BSR Conference #Collaboration

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Nov

12

November 12, 2019

The State of Sustainable Business in 2019

The State of Sustainable Business in 2019

The 11th annual BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business survey provides insights into the world of sustainable business and aims to identify common perceptions and practices of corporate sustainability professionals.


#Sustainability Management

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Oct

25

October 25, 2019

Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Summer Meeting

Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Summer Meeting

The second round of Human Rights Working Group meetings for 2019 covered topics including human rights methodologies, human rights and supply chains, responsible use of technology and artificial intelligence (AI), legal trends, and human rights governance.


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Oct

3

October 3, 2019

Making Women Workers Count

Making Women Workers Count


#Human Rights #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

26

September 26, 2019

Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit

Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit

BSR and the Global Impact Sourcing Coalition (GISC) have developed the Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit, which provides a range of good practices, case examples, and resources to guide companies on how to get started or how to enhance existing efforts to employ, empower, and improve the advancement prospects of those living in poverty.


#Inclusive Economy

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Aug

7

August 7, 2019

How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women

How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women

Businesses have a responsibility not only to help workers prepare and transition for the ‘future of work,’ but also enact strategies that create positive change and economic advances for women. This report outlines how to do so.


#Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Jul

9

July 9, 2019

Key Considerations in Managing ESG through a Merger

Key Considerations in Managing ESG through a Merger

As business leaders across industries pursue M&A activity, there will be substantial ESG opportunities and risks for the companies involved: opportunities to create more ambitious and resilient sustainability strategies, accompanied by risks that ESG objectives will be sidelined by overwhelming pressures to create short-term value.


#Financial Services #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Jul

8

July 8, 2019

Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Spring Meeting

Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Spring Meeting

In March and April 2019, BSR’s Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) held its first round of meetings for the year in New York, London, and Tokyo.


#Human Rights

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