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Sep

12

September 12, 2018

Healthcare: The Impacts of Climate on Health: Why Business Should Care and How to Act

The Impacts of Climate on Health: Why Business Should Care and How to Act

As climate change intensifies, so do its impacts on human health. Here's how business can act.

#Climate Change #Healthcare

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Sep

11

September 11, 2018

Healthcare: Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

BSR partnered through HERproject with Evidence Project, Meridian Group International, Inc., and Bayer Pharmaceuticals to create printable health education materials for the workplace covering issues like voluntary family planning and menstrual hygiene.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Jun

11

June 11, 2018

Healthcare: A New Tool to Assess the Impact of Your Healthy Business Journey

A New Tool to Assess the Impact of Your Healthy Business Journey

The new Healthy Business Metrics Guide will help business leaders assess how effectively their company is executing on its healthy business strategy.

#Healthcare #Healthy Business Coalition

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May

28

May 28, 2018

Healthcare: How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

Here, we take a look into how a HERproject training program on menstrual hygiene has changed the lives of women in Himalayan villages in India.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

12

March 12, 2018

Healthcare: Climate Change, Public Health, Women’s Empowerment, and Supplier Performance in Bangladesh

Climate Change, Public Health, Women’s Empowerment, and Supplier Performance in Bangladesh

Rising temperatures and more frequent flooding events are likely to increase with climate change, and in Bangladesh, this will affect the lives of the 4 million people working in the garment industry, who are disproportionately women.

#Climate Change #Healthcare #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Feb

27

February 27, 2018

Healthcare: Next-Generation Private-Sector Collaboration for Sustainable Development: Q&A with Gavi

Next-Generation Private-Sector Collaboration for Sustainable Development: Q&A with Gavi

We sat down with Gavi, the Vaccination Alliance, to talk about the key success factors of its cross-sector collaboration efforts.

#Collaboration #Healthcare

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Jan

9

January 9, 2018

Healthcare: Pandemics: They’re Everyone’s Business

Pandemics: They’re Everyone’s Business

Global health security is everyone’s business, and examples from these companies demonstrate that collaborating and partnering is the only way forward for pandemic preparedness.

#Healthcare #Healthcare Working Group

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Sep

7

September 7, 2017

Healthcare: Innovative Finance for Sustainability at Scale

Innovative Finance for Sustainability at Scale

Innovative finance represents a significant opportunity for increasing social impact and business value and closing the SDG financing gap. The healthcare sector presents some leading examples.

#Healthcare #Healthcare Working Group

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Aug

8

August 8, 2017

Healthcare: Leveraging Mobile for Workforce Engagement: Opportunities and Recommendations from HERhealth

Leveraging Mobile for Workforce Engagement: Opportunities and Recommendations from HERhealth

Three years ago, BSR launched a partnership with Qualcomm Wireless Reach to amplify the outcomes of BSR’s HERproject program in China through mobile technology. Our work together focused on enhancing HERhealth, the pillar of HERproject that aims to empower low-income women working in global supply chains to take charge of their health.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Information and Communications Technology #Womens Empowerment

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May

27

May 27, 2016

Healthcare: Maximizing Impact through Better Metrics: Five Approaches from the Healthcare Sector

Maximizing Impact through Better Metrics: Five Approaches from the Healthcare Sector

A new report from BSR's Healthcare Working Group aims to provide an approach that contributes to expanded access to healthcare through a focus on metrics.

#Healthcare #Healthcare Working Group

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