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Sep

22

September 22, 2015

Grants: Women in Factories China: Creating Good Jobs and Building an Inclusive Economy

Women in Factories China: Creating Good Jobs and Building an Inclusive Economy

The Women in Factories China program has trained more than 22,000 workers on work and and life skills. Testimonials from participants highlight how the program has affected their lives.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Women in Factories China #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

9

March 9, 2015

Grants: Financial Inclusion in the Supply Chain: An Evaluation of the HERfinance Pilot in India

Financial Inclusion in the Supply Chain: An Evaluation of the HERfinance Pilot in India

Over a two-year period, BSR piloted HERfinance at 11 garment factories in India to test the hypothesis that the HERproject model would translate well to critical topics beyond health.

#Financial Services #Grants #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Dec

5

December 5, 2014

Grants: Healthcare Delivery in RMG Factories in Bangladesh: What Are the Missed Opportunities?

Healthcare Delivery in RMG Factories in Bangladesh: What Are the Missed Opportunities?

A gap assessment study conducted between June and July 2014 identified five main gaps in healthcare systems available at 10 ready-made garment factories in Bangladesh, and approaches to tackle this challenge.

#Consumer Products #Grants #Healthcare #Womens Empowerment

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Jul

27

July 27, 2014

Grants: Climate Change: Implications for Transport

Climate Change: Implications for Transport

This summary report distills the key findings from the recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report for the transportation sector—including road, rail, air, and shipping.

#Climate Change #Grants #Transport and Logistics

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Jun

26

June 26, 2014

Grants: Climate Change: Implications for Extractives and Primary Industries

Climate Change: Implications for Extractives and Primary Industries

This summary report distills the key findings from the recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report for the primary industry and extractive sectors—including mining, cement, iron and steel, chemicals, aluminum, and pulp and paper.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Grants

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Jun

15

June 15, 2014

Grants: Climate Change : Implications for Agriculture

Climate Change : Implications for Agriculture

Published jointly by BSR and the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and Judge Business School, with support from the European Climate Foundation, this summary report distills the key findings from the recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report for the agriculture sector.

#Climate Change #Food Beverage and Agriculture #Grants

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Mar

4

March 4, 2014

HERproject China: Empowering Women Workers

In this report, we share the story of HERproject China, which has been around for seven years and reached more than 100,000 women in the country.

#Grants #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

1

October 1, 2012

Migrant Workers and the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar: Actions for Business

Hundreds of thousands of international migrant workers will travel to Qatar to build extensive infrastructure from scratch for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Despite laws in place in the country to protect workers, many experts are concerned about potential human rights violations.

#Grants #Human Rights

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Nov

1

November 1, 2011

Catalyzing Social Investment in China

#CiYuan #Grants #Human Rights #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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