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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.

#Supply Chain

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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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Sep

24

September 24, 2018

Supply Chain: Are You Ready to Incorporate Gender into Your Supply Chain Due Diligence?

Are You Ready to Incorporate Gender into Your Supply Chain Due Diligence?

New gender-sensitive auditing guidance provides recommendations, practical advice, and relevant examples on how to effectively integrate gender considerations into audits.

#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

20

September 20, 2018

Supply Chain: How Businesses Are Collaborating for the Sustainable Development Goals

How Businesses Are Collaborating for the Sustainable Development Goals

For meaningful progress toward the SDGs, we need actors across entire value chains to take collective action on the issues that threaten business growth and social development.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Collaboration #Future of Internet Power #Global Impact Sourcing Coalition #HERproject #Maritime Anti-Corruption Network #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

10

September 10, 2018

Supply Chain: Why Climate Resilience and Supply Chains Go Hand in Hand

Why Climate Resilience and Supply Chains Go Hand in Hand

A new BSR report—the first of its series—explores the business case for integrating climate risks into supply chain management.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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Sep

6

September 6, 2018

Supply Chain: Preparing for a Future without Certification: Why We Need More Engagement and Traceability

Preparing for a Future without Certification: Why We Need More Engagement and Traceability

We don’t need to put more effort into certification and accounting for sustainability; we need to meaningfully change how we manage and engage with supply chains.

#Supply Chain #Sustainability Management

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