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Jan

25

January 25, 2016

Supply Chain: From Agreement to Action: Mobilizing Suppliers Toward a Climate-Resilient World

From Agreement to Action: Mobilizing Suppliers Toward a Climate-Resilient World

This new report produced by CDP and written by BSR outlines the current state of supplier performance on climate-change management.

#Climate Change #Grants #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Supply Chain

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Oct

15

October 15, 2015

Supply Chain: Current Practices in Food and Childcare-Service Provision in Bangladesh’s RMG Factories

Current Practices in Food and Childcare-Service Provision in Bangladesh’s RMG Factories

This situational analysis report presents an overview of the current practices in food and childcare-service provision in 15 RMG factories in Bangladesh.

#Consumer Products #Grants #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

22

September 22, 2015

Supply Chain: 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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Sep

8

September 8, 2015

Supply Chain: Issue Brief: Sustainable Supply Chains in the Financial Sector

Issue Brief: Sustainable Supply Chains in the Financial Sector

This brief highlights the importance of supply chain sustainability in the financial sector, which faces unique risks in its supply chains.

#Financial Services #Supply Chain

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Jun

30

June 30, 2015

Supply Chain: 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

Supply Chain: 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

26

May 26, 2015

Supply Chain: Business Action for Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

Business Action for Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

This report outlines how business can act on climate change by building resilience in the supply chain.

#Circular Economy #Climate Change #Resilience #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Supply Chain

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Mar

9

March 9, 2015

Supply Chain: 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

Supply Chain: 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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