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Sep

26

September 26, 2019

Inclusive Economy: Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit

Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit

BSR and the Global Impact Sourcing Coalition (GISC) have developed the Reducing Poverty through Employment Toolkit, which provides a range of good practices, case examples, and resources to guide companies on how to get started or how to enhance existing efforts to employ, empower, and improve the advancement prospects of those living in poverty.

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Aug

7

August 7, 2019

Inclusive Economy: How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women

How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women

Businesses have a responsibility not only to help workers prepare and transition for the ‘future of work,’ but also enact strategies that create positive change and economic advances for women. This report outlines how to do so.

#Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

17

September 17, 2018

Inclusive Economy: Climate and Inclusive Economy

Climate and Inclusive Economy

Climate change and the economy are inextricably linked. This report highlights how companies across sectors can better understand how they can contribute to more climate-resilient and inclusive economies.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Apr

11

April 11, 2017

Inclusive Economy: Automation: A Framework for a Sustainable Transition

Automation: A Framework for a Sustainable Transition

This report helps companies navigate the business and social implications of automation and outlines how companies can prepare the workforce for the inevitable changes to come.

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Feb

21

February 21, 2017

Inclusive Economy: A New Era: Optimizing Chinese Industry in the Age of Automation

A New Era: Optimizing Chinese Industry in the Age of Automation

This report details automation and other shifts in Chinese industry and the global supply chains operating in the country, as well as recommendations to prepare workforces in China for the workplaces of tomorrow.

#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Dec

7

December 7, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Good Jobs and the Changing Nature of Work

Good Jobs and the Changing Nature of Work

This brief explores the core issues around good jobs in the United States—and the emerging areas that require action by U.S. business leaders—including automation, income inequality, part-time and contract work in the digital age, living wage, and diversity and inclusion.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy

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Sep

19

September 19, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Women’s Empowerment in Global Value Chains: A Framework for Business Action

Women’s Empowerment in Global Value Chains: A Framework for Business Action

This report, written by BSR with support from Women Deliver and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, examines how to create business opportunities that accelerate women's health, rights, and well-being in global value chains.

#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

6

September 6, 2016

Inclusive Economy: An Inclusive Sharing Economy

An Inclusive Sharing Economy

This report, funded by The Rockefeller Foundation, seeks to catalyze collaboration and promote an inclusive sharing economy, which will unleash new business opportunities that expand access to goods and services for low-income and underserved communities.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy

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May

27

May 27, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Advancing Access-to-Healthcare Metrics

Advancing Access-to-Healthcare Metrics

This working paper helps healthcare companies improve measurement and reporting on access-to-healthcare programs, a framework that other sectors can replicate to focus more strategically on impact metrics.

#Healthcare #Healthcare Working Group #Inclusive Economy

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Feb

9

February 9, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Building Effective Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategies

Building Effective Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategies

This report, written in partnership with the International Center for Research on Women and sponsored by the Oak Foundation, identifies how companies can develop holistic and integrated approaches to women's economic empowerment.

#Business Action for Women #Consumer Products #Financial Services #Grants #Healthcare #Inclusive Economy #Information and Communications Technology #Womens Empowerment

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