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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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Jan

11

January 11, 2018

Human Rights: 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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Jan

8

January 8, 2018

Human Rights: Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: How Businesses Are Managing Human Rights in 2018

Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: How Businesses Are Managing Human Rights in 2018

This is the final post from a three-part series featuring our human rights experts’ reflections on the evolving business and human rights landscape in 2017, as well as their perspectives on emerging issues we anticipate in 2018.

#Human Rights

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Dec

19

December 19, 2017

Human Rights: 2017: The Year the C-Suite Got Woke?

2017: The Year the C-Suite Got Woke?

2017 overall is a year that will be remembered for two things: political turmoil and a new voice from business. Let us celebrate the leadership business exerted this year and use it as a springboard for positive change in 2018.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Dec

18

December 18, 2017

Human Rights: Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: The Evolving External Environment

Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: The Evolving External Environment

This is the second post of a three-part series featuring our human rights experts’ reflections on the evolving business and human rights landscape, this time in relation to the external environment.

#Human Rights

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Dec

10

December 10, 2017

Human Rights: Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: Collaboration on the Rise

Surveying the Human Rights Landscape: Collaboration on the Rise

In honor of International Human Rights Day, we are kicking off a three-part series featuring our human rights experts’ reflections on the evolving business and human rights landscape in 2017, as well as their perspectives on emerging issues we anticipate in 2018.

#Collaboration #Human Rights

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Dec

6

December 6, 2017

Human Rights: Remedy against the Machine

Remedy against the Machine

How can we ensure access to remedy when decisions are made by machines rather than humans?

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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Nov

27

November 27, 2017

Human Rights: Corporations and the Challenge of the Global Refugee Crisis

Corporations and the Challenge of the Global Refugee Crisis

At the BSR Conference 2017, a panel of experts from Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth, Mercy Corps, and TripAdvisor gathered on stage to discuss what business can do to help solve the global refugee crisis.

#BSR Conference #Human Rights

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Nov

14

November 14, 2017

Human Rights: Communities First: Top Human Rights Priorities for Extractives Companies

Communities First: Top Human Rights Priorities for Extractives Companies

These top three opportunities for the extractives industry to make a positive impact on human rights all relate to including and empowering people in the communities where they operate.

#Energy and Extractives #Human Rights

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Oct

20

October 20, 2017

Human Rights: Practical Guidance from the Frontlines of the Corporate Fight against Modern Slavery

Practical Guidance from the Frontlines of the Corporate Fight against Modern Slavery

A BSR senior advisor offers internal and external recommendations for building an effective program to address modern slavery.

#Human Rights

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