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May

16

May 16, 2019

Supply Chain: How to Drive Value through Supply Chain Sustainability

How to Drive Value through Supply Chain Sustainability

As supply chain sustainability—also known as responsible sourcing, sustainable sourcing, responsible supply, or sustainable procurement—continues to evolve, companies must also stay abreast of its trends if they hope to build or maintain a competitive edge.

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May

7

May 7, 2019

Supply Chain: Making Supply Chains Safe for Women Workers

Making Supply Chains Safe for Women Workers

When it comes to tackling harassment and abuse, compliance programs alone are inadequate. They need to be rethought with the worker at the center, and they should measure and bolster the programs put in place to address root causes and build real change.

#HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

22

April 22, 2019

Supply Chain: Five Trends Defining the Future of Retail

Five Trends Defining the Future of Retail

Retail is changing in complex ways, and the future will look quite different from today. We need to prepare now for new challenges, but also for new opportunities to drive more sustainable consumption patterns, promote diversity and inclusion, and meet emerging consumer needs.

#Supply Chain #Sustainable Futures Lab

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Apr

16

April 16, 2019

Supply Chain: Supply Chain Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World

Supply Chain Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World

We share our thoughts, based on our work with Telenor, on relevant global shifts transforming telecommunications supply chains and best practices for companies in the industry to improve supply chain sustainability in the future.

#Information and Communications Technology #Supply Chain

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Mar

25

March 25, 2019

Supply Chain: 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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Mar

15

March 15, 2019

Supply Chain: Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

Through individual and collective action, companies have the chance not just to promote women as leaders but to become leaders on women’s empowerment—and there has never been a better time to do so.

#HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

14

March 14, 2019

Supply Chain: Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

HERproject works to improve access and use of modern family planning by addressing stigmas that women and men hold about family planning products during workplace training in Kenya.

#Health #HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Jan

11

January 11, 2019

Supply Chain: Procurement in 2019: Shared Objectives, Shared Challenges

Procurement in 2019: Shared Objectives, Shared Challenges

In 2019 procurement executives can help advance their objectives by aligning with their colleagues in trade finance and the sustainability department.

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Dec

5

December 5, 2018

Supply Chain: Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

Leading global brands and their suppliers are putting their weight behind efforts to address violence against women through workplace-based interventions.

#HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

19

November 19, 2018

Supply Chain: Making Supply Chains Work for Women

Making Supply Chains Work for Women

This is why and how companies should drive gender equality in global supply chains.

#Business Action for Women #HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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