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Jun

30

June 30, 2015

Inclusive Economy: Good Jobs in the Age of Automation: Challenges and Opportunities for the Private Sector

Good Jobs in the Age of Automation: Challenges and Opportunities for the Private Sector

This issue brief provides emerging analysis on the challenges and opportunities for business to create and preserve good jobs during an era of rapid technological change.

#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jun

2

June 2, 2015

Inclusive Economy: Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

This working paper presents BSR’s proposed approach for expanding and adapting HERproject, our workplace-based women's empowerment program, to meet the unique needs of smallholder farmers.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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May

5

May 5, 2015

Inclusive Economy: Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy: A Framework for Collaboration and Impact

Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy: A Framework for Collaboration and Impact

This paper introduces BSR’s perspective on the business role in creating an inclusive economy.

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Mar

9

March 9, 2015

Inclusive Economy: 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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Oct

27

October 27, 2014

Working Women and Health in East Africa’s Agricultural Sector

This report outlines BSR's scoping study to evaluate the need for and relevance of workplace-based empowerment programs targeting women in the workforce in export sectors in East Africa.

#Food Beverage and Agriculture #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jul

9

July 9, 2014

Inclusive Economy: Shaping a Sustainable Garment Sector in Myanmar

Shaping a Sustainable Garment Sector in Myanmar

This paper provides the context for the Principles of Responsible Sourcing for Myanmar's Garment Sector, which outline how companies can drive sustainable development and business benefits in the country.

#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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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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