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Jun

13

June 13, 2017

Human Rights: What Are the 10 Most Urgent Human Rights Risks for Your Industry?

What Are the 10 Most Urgent Human Rights Risks for Your Industry?

We're launching a series of primers that will help you identify and act on key human rights issues in your industry.

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May

7

May 7, 2017

Human Rights: How Myanmar is Building a Labor Dispute Resolution System

How Myanmar is Building a Labor Dispute Resolution System

Myanmar is following these four steps to build a process that helps to protect and enforce the rights and obligations of workers and employers.

#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Feb

23

February 23, 2017

Human Rights: Collaborating to Eliminate Modern Slavery: Global Business Coalition Against Human Trafficking

Collaborating to Eliminate Modern Slavery: Global Business Coalition Against Human Trafficking

BSR is pleased to announce its appointment as secretariat of the Global Business Coalition Against Human Trafficking, which provides a collaborative space for companies to advance the fight against modern slavery.

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Feb

22

February 22, 2017

Human Rights: Building Responsibly: Turning Challenges to Opportunities in Engineering and Construction

Building Responsibly: Turning Challenges to Opportunities in Engineering and Construction

Building Responsibly—our new industry-led collaborative initiative with support from Humanity United—will enable construction and engineering companies to collaborate around their shared values, advance their programs through best-practice sharing, and more.

#Building Responsibly #Human Rights

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Feb

17

February 17, 2017

Human Rights: Human Rights by Design

Human Rights by Design

Based on lessons learned from our recent human rights work, we have begun exploring the concept of “human rights by design,” which we believe could be essential for the long-term success of the business and human rights discipline.

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Jan

12

January 12, 2017

Human Rights: Responsive and Responsible Leadership: A Look Ahead at Davos

Responsive and Responsible Leadership: A Look Ahead at Davos

Responsible leadership, now more than ever, demands that all of us—as citizens, workers, politicians, and business executives—defend essential values and principles.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Jan

9

January 9, 2017

Human Rights: Sustainable Business Leadership in 2017: Game On

Sustainable Business Leadership in 2017: Game On

Looking ahead to a new year with new conditions, here is our suggested playbook for how business can lead in this new environment.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy

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Dec

9

December 9, 2016

Human Rights: A Word from Margaret Jungk on International Human Rights Day

A Word from Margaret Jungk on International Human Rights Day

Watch our Human Rights Managing Director highlight the importance of business leadership and cooperation on human rights issues.

#BSR Conference #Human Rights

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Dec

6

December 6, 2016

Human Rights: Women and Climate Change: Disproportionately Affected but Powerful Agents of Change

Women and Climate Change: Disproportionately Affected but Powerful Agents of Change

This is how companies can have a role in building women’s resilience to climate change in their operations, supply chains, and the local communities in which they operate.

#Climate Change #HERproject #Human Rights #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

25

November 25, 2016

Human Rights: Addressing Social Norms to Stop Gender-Based Violence and Harassment in Factories and Farms

Addressing Social Norms to Stop Gender-Based Violence and Harassment in Factories and Farms

Like other women’s empowerment efforts, addressing gender-based violence and harassment in the workplace requires holistic and integrated approaches. The launch of HERrespect in Bangladesh and India is helping companies take on broader strategies to tackle this pervasive issue.

#Grants #HERproject #Human Rights #Womens Empowerment

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