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Dec

16

December 16, 2020

Human Rights: Empowerment and Employment of Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Business Guide

Empowerment and Employment of Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Business Guide

BSR and the Global Business Coalition Against Human Trafficking (GBCAT) have developed a new business guide, entitled Empowerment and Employment of Survivors of Human Trafficking.

#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Dec

15

December 15, 2020

Human Rights: Decisions, Decisions, Decisions.

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions.

The COVID-19 public health emergency has surfaced important questions about the relationship between the right to privacy and other human rights. BSR is releasing a paper that sets out the key elements of a human rights-based approach to the use of data and technology solutions during public health emergencies.

#Human Rights

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Jun

24

June 24, 2020

Human Rights: The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The time is now for an overhaul of the social contract to address 21st-century realities and needs. A new social contract can deliver long-term value creation that enables economic security and mobility, is genuinely inclusive, and addresses challenges such as the transition to clean energy and the emergence of a digital world.

#Climate Change #Financial Services #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Social Contract #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

3

October 3, 2019

Human Rights: Making Women Workers Count

Making Women Workers Count

#Human Rights #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Jul

8

July 8, 2019

Human Rights: Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Spring Meeting

Human Rights Insights: Trends from the Human Rights Working Group’s Spring Meeting

In March and April 2019, BSR’s Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) held its first round of meetings for the year in New York, London, and Tokyo.

#Human Rights

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Jun

26

June 26, 2019

Human Rights: Human Rights Policy Engagement: The Role of Companies

Human Rights Policy Engagement: The Role of Companies

It is increasingly important for business not only to maintain its commitments to respect human rights, but also to find new ways to support the work of governments for such effort

#Human Rights #Strategy and Integration

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Nov

13

November 13, 2018

Human Rights: Climate and Human Rights

Climate and Human Rights

This report explores the intimate connection between climate resilience and human rights and outlines how companies can address this nexus.

#Climate Change #Human Rights

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Sep

14

September 14, 2018

Human Rights: In Search of Justice: Pathways to Remedy at the Porgera Gold Mine

In Search of Justice: Pathways to Remedy at the Porgera Gold Mine

#Energy and Extractives #Human Rights

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Aug

28

August 28, 2018

Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence: A Rights-Based Blueprint for Business

Artificial Intelligence: A Rights-Based Blueprint for Business

Artificial intelligence (AI)—and the big data business models underpinning it—is disrupting how we live, work, do business, and govern. We have published three papers describing a human rights-based blueprint for responsible business practice with regard to AI, both within and beyond the technology sector.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Sustainability Management

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Dec

6

December 6, 2017

Human Rights: 10 Human Rights Priorities for the Information and Communications Technology Sector

10 Human Rights Priorities for the Information and Communications Technology Sector

A primer on the most relevant, urgent, and probable human rights impacts for the ICT sector and opportunities for positive impact

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology

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