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Feb

25

February 25, 2019

Ethics And Governance: A New Transparency Challenge for Business and Human Rights

A New Transparency Challenge for Business and Human Rights

There is an urgent need to enhance disclosure practices across all industries that receive requests for data and assistance from law enforcement agencies.

#Consumer Products #Ethics and Governance #Financial Services #Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Transport and Logistics

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Feb

7

February 7, 2019

Ethics And Governance: Large Companies Have a Key Role in Strengthening Small Supplier Integrity

Large Companies Have a Key Role in Strengthening Small Supplier Integrity

Multinational companies need to take a more active role in influencing supplier integrity via procurement processes enforced across their value chains.

#Ethics and Governance #Sustainability Management

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Mar

27

March 27, 2018

Ethics And Governance: Corporations as Citizens: Have We Come Full Circle?

Corporations as Citizens: Have We Come Full Circle?

Until the past few years, our society has not expected corporations to act like exemplary citizens. But we are seeing hopeful signs that this could be changing.

#Ethics and Governance #Sustainability Management

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Mar

21

March 21, 2018

Ethics And Governance: Culture, Behavior, and Corporate Integrity 2.0

Culture, Behavior, and Corporate Integrity 2.0

Today's social and political dynamics have further sharpened the need for companies to rethink corporate purpose, values, and ethics beyond compliance.

#Ethics and Governance #Sustainability Management

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Jan

11

January 11, 2018

Ethics And Governance: Seven Things Every Company Should Know about Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Business

Seven Things Every Company Should Know about Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Business

These considerations are essential for companies to factor into their AI strategies.

#Ethics and Governance #Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Jul

12

July 12, 2017

Ethics And Governance: Insights from Telia Company’s Human Rights Impact Assessments

Insights from Telia Company’s Human Rights Impact Assessments

Here are four insights into how to apply the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights that we gained while conducting recent human rights impact assessments for Telia Company.

#Ethics and Governance #Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Sustainability Management

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Mar

27

March 27, 2017

Ethics And Governance: The Five Levels of Building an Ethical Culture

The Five Levels of Building an Ethical Culture

Companies seeking to understand and build an ethical culture should consider systems thinking and group dynamics theory.

#Ethics and Governance #Sustainability Management

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Feb

20

February 20, 2017

Ethics And Governance: Building a Culture of Integrity to Transform the Maritime Industry

Building a Culture of Integrity to Transform the Maritime Industry

Rather than resolving issues as they arise or worsen, the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network now aims to shift the integrity culture of the maritime sector to a point where corruption is no longer entertained as a possibility in any port.

#Ethics and Governance #Maritime Anti-Corruption Network #Sustainability Management

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Feb

7

February 7, 2017

Ethics And Governance: Redefining Business Leadership in a New Environment

Redefining Business Leadership in a New Environment

As we witness a systematic assault on the foundations for a just and sustainable world, a new question is arising: How do companies and CEOs respond when basic principles are under attack?

#Ethics and Governance #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Feb

7

February 7, 2017

Ethics And Governance: Corporate Transparency under a Trump Administration

Corporate Transparency under a Trump Administration

Three main implications for the future of corporate transparency point to the increasing importance of proactive and strategic approaches.

#Ethics and Governance #Reporting and Communications #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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