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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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Apr

19

April 19, 2016

Healthcare: The Healthy Business Coalition: How BSR Is Helping the Private Sector Tackle Health

The Healthy Business Coalition: How BSR Is Helping the Private Sector Tackle Health

Our new strategy aims to help companies address conflicts that impact their competitiveness and long-term sustainability to improve health and drive business success.

#Healthcare #Healthy Business Coalition

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Feb

26

February 26, 2016

Healthcare: A Scorecard to Improve Workers’ Health in Supply Chains

A Scorecard to Improve Workers’ Health in Supply Chains

Based on a new scorecard produced by Evidence Project and BSR's HERproject, here are five suggestions for companies to enhance workers' health in their supply chains.

#Grants #Healthcare #HERproject #Supply Chain

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Feb

4

February 4, 2016

Healthcare: 3 Ways to Make Employee and Community Health Programs Work Better

3 Ways to Make Employee and Community Health Programs Work Better

Rather than ask whether employee and community health programs work, companies should ask how to make such programs work better.

#Healthcare

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Jan

27

January 27, 2016

Healthcare: Follow the Data: To Improve Health, Tackle Inequality

Follow the Data: To Improve Health, Tackle Inequality

We explore how inequality affects health through data visualizations of factors including income, education, race, and age.

#Healthcare #Healthy Business Coalition #Inclusive Economy

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