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27 June 2014

Modern slavery will continue if corporations keep passing the buck

Author: [comment] Mark Lagon, former US anti-human-trafficking ambassador, in Guardian (UK)

It makes good business sense for companies to actively pursue an ethical supply chain. Philanthropy...is not enough...[Many] executives assume that tracing labour conditions in their supply chains is futile and prohibitively costly. Yet if the...

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1 April 2014
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Author: Instituto Argentino de Responsabilidad Social Empresaria (Argentina)

[El número 22 de la publicación “Evolución” edición especial] La evolución histórica de la corriente hoy conocida como Responsabilidad Social Empresaria (RSE) tiene su origen en los emergentes problemas con las condiciones laborales existentes en las...

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10 December 2013

[PDF] Businesses across the Middle East must put human rights above the bottom line - New report lifts the lid on the business practices of dozens of companies operating across the Middle East

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

[Arabic and French versions below] Companies operating across the Middle East must uphold human rights according to a new report by an international human rights organisation. The new report, released today in Arabic, English and French by the...

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1 November 2013

[PDF] Global Framework Agreements in a Union-Hostile Environment: The Case of the USA

Author: Michael Fichter (Global Labour University of Germany) & Dimitris Stevis (Colorado State University), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

Global Union Federations have made significant progress in advancing Global Framework Agreements that create arenas for labor relations based on the Core Labor Standards of the...ILO. These Agreements...are a means of setting minimum standards and...

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4 October 2013
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Author: Emprender Paz (Colombia)

Luego de un exhaustivo proceso de evaluación el jurado del premio Emprender Paz dio a conocer sus 9 finalistas. Este importante reconocimiento…exalta una vez más el compromiso de micro, pequeñas, medianas y grandes empresas, así como gremios, con la...

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31 August 2013
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Author: Solange Berger, La Libre (Belgique)

Sylvie Buffin travaille chez Manpower...Elle y est même responsable de Manpower Unlimited, un département lancé il y a plus de dix ans…Son objectif : aider les personnes handicapées à trouver un travail. Quels que soient leur handicap et leur profil...

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25 July 2013
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Author: ComunicaRSE

…[El] Reporte de Sustentabilidad de ManpowerGroup Argentina presenta la nueva Dirección de Sustentabilidad y Asuntos Públicos que viene a reemplazar a la gerencia de Responsabilidad Social…[que] viene trabajando en Diversidad e Inclusión Laboral y...

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1 January 2013

[PDF] Embedding Human Rights in Business Practice IV

Author: UN Global Compact

Explores ten companies and how they deal with various human rights issues. Emphasizes the need for cohesive and sometimes over-arching corporate policies on human rights engagement. Fourth volume in the Embedding Human Rights in Business Practices...

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1 December 2012

Private employment services' commitment to human rights expressed at UN forum

Author: International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies

The first pillar of the guiding principles on business and human rights is for Governments to protect human rights. Therefore, Ciett calls on governments to implement a regulatory environment that enables employment and recruitment businesses to...

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1 October 2012

Session Summary: Recognizing the Risks: Modern-Day Slavery and Human Trafficking in the Supply Chain

Author: 2012 BSR Conference

More people are held in slavery today than during the height of the transatlantic slave trade. Awareness of human trafficking is at an inflection point, making it an ideal time to refocus efforts to eradicate modern-day slavery. Corporations are...

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