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May

19

May 19, 2016

Human Rights: Child Labor in Myanmar’s Garment Sector

Child Labor in Myanmar’s Garment Sector

This report presents a child-rights-based approach and recommendations to prevent and remediate child labor in Myanmar's garment manufacturing sector.

#Consumer Products #Grants #Human Rights #Myanmar Responsible Sourcing

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Sep

17

September 17, 2014

Legitimate and Meaningful: Stakeholder Engagement in Human Rights Due Diligence

This paper seeks to address the challenges faced by information and communications technology (ICT) companies working to integrate rights holder engagement into their human rights due diligence, which is a part of Principle 18 of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs).

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Mar

15

March 15, 2013

Human Rights: Conducting an Effective Human Rights Impact Assessment

Conducting an Effective Human Rights Impact Assessment

In a new report, BSR offers guidance on best practices for human rights impact assessments, a key first step in demonstrating that companies "know and show" that they do not infringe on human rights through their operations or business relationships.

#Human Rights

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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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Sep

24

September 24, 2012

Engaging With Free, Prior, and Informed Consent

Based on a workshop BSR held in June, we developed a report that discusses how extractives companies can use free, prior, and informed consent (FPIC) to engage affected communities throughout project development.

#Human Rights #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management #Sustainable Communities

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Sep

6

September 6, 2012

Human Rights: Applying the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights to the ICT Industry: Version 2.0

Applying the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights to the ICT Industry: Version 2.0

BSR's Version 2.0 of how to apply the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights to the ICT industry offers ten lessons learned after a year of evaluation and on-the-ground experience.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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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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Oct

30

October 30, 2011

Good Practices for Complying with Licensors’ Social and Environmental Requirements

#Consumer Products #Human Rights #Supply Chain

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