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Dec

7

December 7, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Giving Every American a Good Job

Giving Every American a Good Job

Creating good jobs is one of the most urgent issues facing sustainable business today, and we are mobilizing companies to move the issue up on their sustainability agendas.

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Nov

11

November 11, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Sustainable Business After the 2016 U.S. Election

Sustainable Business After the 2016 U.S. Election

Our agenda is too important to drop. As this new world emerges, these four actions should shape our strategy.

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

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Oct

19

October 19, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Banking on Women for Inclusive Economic Growth

Banking on Women for Inclusive Economic Growth

Financial inclusion is fundamental to women's empowerment and the Sustainable Development Goals. Here's why.

#HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

12

October 12, 2016

Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with BSR’s Inclusive Economy Associate Director Susan Winterberg

A Conversation with BSR’s Inclusive Economy Associate Director Susan Winterberg

With a career that has spanned more than 20 countries on five continents, Winterberg brings a unique perspective to BSR’s work to increase our network’s understanding of and collaboration on inclusion.

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Oct

11

October 11, 2016

Inclusive Economy: The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The results of this year's BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey remind us of the need for a recommitment to bold direction and bold action.

#BSR News #Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Sep

30

September 30, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

This has been a remarkable year politically. Recommitting to core values can help us achieve great things and remind us how and why we do what we do.

#Climate Change #Ethics and Governance #Inclusive Economy #Sustainability Management

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Sep

13

September 13, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Impact Sourcing: Ending Poverty Through Procurement

Impact Sourcing: Ending Poverty Through Procurement

The Global Impact Sourcing Coalition, a new group funded by the Rockefeller Foundation and supported by BSR, seeks to advance the practice of impact sourcing, or procuring from suppliers that recruit and employ workers from vulnerable groups of society.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Sep

6

September 6, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Can the Sharing Economy Work for Everyone?

Can the Sharing Economy Work for Everyone?

Many sharing economy models are designed with affluent, tech-savvy users in mind. However, the reality is that many people cannot take full advantage of the sharing economy's potential benefits and instead face a new set of risks.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy

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Aug

9

August 9, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Thinking Outside the ‘Western Box’ for Employee Engagement in Bangladesh Factories

Thinking Outside the ‘Western Box’ for Employee Engagement in Bangladesh Factories

For long-term impact and to avoid unintended negative consequences, companies must tap into local knowledge to create productive and appropriate employee engagement methods customized to the cultural and geographic context.

#Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jun

24

June 24, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Brexit, 2016 Politics, and Lessons for Sustainable Business Leadership

Brexit, 2016 Politics, and Lessons for Sustainable Business Leadership

In light of recent geopolitical developments, sustainable business leaders must focus on championing inclusive economic growth.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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