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Jun

19

June 19, 2019

Stakeholder Engagement: Is Stakeholder Engagement the Key to Successful Community Standards?

Is Stakeholder Engagement the Key to Successful Community Standards?

Ongoing debates about leadership, governance, and regulation of social media are highly relevant to any stakeholder engagement discussion for platforms like Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Stakeholder Engagement

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Jun

18

June 18, 2019

Stakeholder Engagement: Human Rights, Access to Remedy, and Stakeholder Engagement

Human Rights, Access to Remedy, and Stakeholder Engagement

It is clear that there is still a significant gap between companies responding to allegations of harming human rights and actually engaging with the affected rightsholders to ensure that appropriate remedy is provided.

#Human Rights #Stakeholder Engagement

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May

27

May 27, 2019

Stakeholder Engagement: Exploring Employee Activism: Why This Stakeholder Group Can No Longer Be Ignored

Exploring Employee Activism: Why This Stakeholder Group Can No Longer Be Ignored

For companies used to thinking about stakeholder engagement as an external-facing exercise, the strength and speed of staff unrest has been a surprise. Companies in all sectors need to start regarding employees as their most significant interest group.

#Stakeholder Engagement #Strategy and Integration

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May

20

May 20, 2019

Stakeholder Engagement: A Five-Step Approach to Engaging Investors on Sustainability

A Five-Step Approach to Engaging Investors on Sustainability

Companies that are not engaging investors on sustainability are missing an opportunity to attract and retain investors focused on long-term value and ESG.

#Financial Services #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Apr

29

April 29, 2019

Stakeholder Engagement: Why 2019 Is the Year of Stakeholder Trust

Why 2019 Is the Year of Stakeholder Trust

In 2019, the question of how to build and retain stakeholder trust—among investors, regulators, customers, suppliers, civil society organizations, and the general public—is the most pressing challenge facing business.

#Stakeholder Engagement #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Nov

7

November 7, 2017

Stakeholder Engagement: In Defense of Transparency: Why Extractives Companies Should Remain Committed

In Defense of Transparency: Why Extractives Companies Should Remain Committed

In spite of the U.S. government’s decision to withdraw from the Extractives Industry Transparency Initiative, extractives companies should continue to pursue transparent practices to protect their reputations and licenses to operate.

#Energy and Extractives #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Aug

10

August 10, 2017

Stakeholder Engagement: Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

In the mining sector, stakeholder engagement is particularly relevant given the close proximity to and impact on local communities through the use of resources such as water, energy, and land. While every company’s specific stakeholders depend on its operating circumstances, extractives companies should consider these stakeholder groups when developing an engagement strategy.

#Energy and Extractives #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Jan

26

January 26, 2017

Stakeholder Engagement: Four Stakeholder Engagement Trends to Watch in 2017

Four Stakeholder Engagement Trends to Watch in 2017

There are clear drivers in today's operating environment for multinationals to rethink their approaches to risk, resilience, and corporate responsibility. Here are four stakeholder trends to pay attention to this year.

#Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Oct

4

October 4, 2016

Stakeholder Engagement: Is It Time to Overhaul Stakeholder Engagement?

Is It Time to Overhaul Stakeholder Engagement?

Our latest report introduces a new framework for the future of stakeholder engagement organized around purpose, stakeholder type, and engagement level.

#Stakeholder Engagement #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Apr

2

April 2, 2015

Stakeholder Engagement: Breakthroughs in Stakeholder Engagement

Breakthroughs in Stakeholder Engagement

At an event in March, BSR and member companies explored the future of stakeholder engagement.

#Future of Stakeholder Engagement #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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