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Jul

1

July 1, 2019

Inclusive Economy: Eliminating Violence and Harassment Just Became an Obligation for Businesses Worldwide

Eliminating Violence and Harassment Just Became an Obligation for Businesses Worldwide

The recent ILO Convention shows more is expected from businesses when it comes to tackling violence and harassment. Here’s how companies can take action using BSR’s “Act, Enable, Influence” framework.

#Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

1

April 1, 2019

Inclusive Economy: Four Ways Companies Can Transform the Health of Communities

Four Ways Companies Can Transform the Health of Communities

Leading companies both invest in employee health and well-being and go beyond their four walls to make an impact in local communities. By doing so, they are creating business value and a competitive advantage.

#Collaboration #Consumer Products #Food Beverage and Agriculture #Inclusive Economy #Sustainable Communities

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Mar

25

March 25, 2019

Inclusive Economy: One Year In: Meeting the Global Impact Sourcing Challenge

One Year In: Meeting the Global Impact Sourcing Challenge

The Global Impact Sourcing Coalition and its membership are creating more job opportunities and providing a sustainable career path to people who otherwise have limited prospects for formal employment.

#Global Impact Sourcing Coalition #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Dec

3

December 3, 2018

Inclusive Economy: Why We Need a Just Transition to a Low-Carbon World

Why We Need a Just Transition to a Low-Carbon World

As the UN Climate Conference (COP24) kicks off, we emphasize why we need a just transition to a low-carbon world and how business can play a role in achieving it.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy

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Sep

27

September 27, 2018

Inclusive Economy: From the Global Climate Action Summit to UNGA Week

From the Global Climate Action Summit to UNGA Week

Action to address the social impacts of climate change and other disruptions is essential to reach the SDGs—and that action must be inclusive of those left behind by the many changes remaking the economy.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Sep

17

September 17, 2018

Inclusive Economy: Climate and the Economy: The Relationship between Inclusion, Equality, Business, and the Planet

Climate and the Economy: The Relationship between Inclusion, Equality, Business, and the Planet

There is a critical need for business to support society in adapting to climate risk and to do so in a way that addresses inequality and structural inclusion.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Jun

6

June 6, 2018

Inclusive Economy: Two Ways Responsible Investors Can Promote Inclusive Growth

Two Ways Responsible Investors Can Promote Inclusive Growth

Achieving and sustaining inclusive growth is both a significant challenge and an opportunity, and investors can play a huge role in our collective solution.

#Financial Services #Inclusive Economy

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May

17

May 17, 2018

Inclusive Economy: How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

To help close the financial inclusion gender gap, the private sector should support greater account ownership and usage among the women who make up the majority of workers in their supply chains.

#Financial Services #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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May

8

May 8, 2018

Inclusive Economy: The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

Here are a few recommendations for companies looking to promote gender equality and sustainability in their operations and supply chains in China.

#HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

22

March 22, 2018

Inclusive Economy: Why Hiring 100,000 Impact Workers Is Only the Beginning: Interview with The Rockefeller Foundation

Why Hiring 100,000 Impact Workers Is Only the Beginning: Interview with The Rockefeller Foundation

We caught up with Mamadou Biteye of The Rockefeller Foundation to reflect on the development of the Global Impact Sourcing Coalition and its progress to date.

#Global Impact Sourcing Coalition #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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