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Nov

13

November 13, 2018

Human Rights: Three Steps for Business to Connect Climate and Human Rights

Three Steps for Business to Connect Climate and Human Rights

This is how companies can address the interactions of climate change and human rights in vulnerable communities.

#Climate Change #Human Rights

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Nov

5

November 5, 2018

Human Rights: Our Human Rights Impact Assessment of Facebook in Myanmar

Our Human Rights Impact Assessment of Facebook in Myanmar

The question of how social media platforms can respect freedom of expression while also protecting users from harm is one of the most pressing challenges of our time.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Oct

25

October 25, 2018

Human Rights: Four Reflections on the Human Rights Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Four Reflections on the Human Rights Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Human rights teams and decision-makers in companies across sectors will need to engage with the social, ethical, and human rights issues relating to the use of artificial intelligence in their respective industries.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Aug

28

August 28, 2018

Human Rights: A Human Rights-Based Approach to Artificial Intelligence

A Human Rights-Based Approach to Artificial Intelligence

Today, we are publishing three papers describing a potential blueprint for responsible business practice with regard to artificial intelligence (AI) both within and beyond the technology sector.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Sustainability Management

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Jul

2

July 2, 2018

Human Rights: Building Responsibly Announces Worker Welfare Principles

Building Responsibly Announces Worker Welfare Principles

Building Responsibly has developed a set of Worker Welfare Principles that establish a common, global baseline for the treatment of workers in the engineering and construction industry.

#Building Responsibly #Human Rights

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Jun

28

June 28, 2018

Human Rights: Announcing a New Collaboration Using Tech to Combat Human Trafficking

Announcing a New Collaboration Using Tech to Combat Human Trafficking

A coalition of global technology companies, civil society organizations, and the UN have come together to launch “Tech Against Trafficking,” a collaborative effort to further support the eradication of forced labor and human trafficking.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Jun

19

June 19, 2018

Human Rights: What the Right to Own Property Means for a Land-Based Sustainable Business

What the Right to Own Property Means for a Land-Based Sustainable Business

This is the second in a series of blog posts where we and a BSR member company review how business respects individual articles in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

#Human Rights

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May

22

May 22, 2018

Human Rights: A Map to Help Business Collaborate with Anti-Slavery Organizations

A Map to Help Business Collaborate with Anti-Slavery Organizations

This new interactive map will help you find the most relevant partners to work with or collaborations to join to tackle modern slavery.

#Human Rights

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Jan

25

January 25, 2018

Human Rights: France’s Due Diligence Law: Is Your Company Ready to Disclose Its Vigilance Plan?

France’s Due Diligence Law: Is Your Company Ready to Disclose Its Vigilance Plan?

In 2018, large companies falling within the scope of the French Due Diligence Law are expected to develop, implement, and publish their due diligence plans to identify risks and prevent infringements on human rights, fundamental freedoms, health and safety, and the environment. Here are ways your company can prepare.

#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Jan

18

January 18, 2018

Human Rights: The Right to Privacy, 70 Years On

The Right to Privacy, 70 Years On

The challenges companies face to respect the human right to privacy are growing substantially. A business response to this challenge should contain these five elements.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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