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Author: CORE, Anti-Slavery International, Unicef UK, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
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Analysis shows only a hanfdul of company statements are meeting the Act’s requirements, majority lack adequate information
The World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business "ethically" and translate those words into action. WME honorees not only promote ethical business standards and...
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Author: Tom Bawen, Observer [UK]
Lord Davies, who…reviewed boardroom equality for the government, was criticised for failing to recommend a compulsory quota system to improve representation of women…But it seems that Davies's mere threats of further action if companies did not get...
The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business “ethically” and translate those words into action. WME honorees demonstrate real and sustained ethical leadership within...
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Analysis shows only a hanfdul of company statements are meeting the Act’s requirements, majority lack adequate information Briefing Registry Press Release
Author: Elizabeth Umlas, commissioned by Realizing Rights, Global Reporting Initiative, UN Global Compact
This independent analysis, based on a review of 57 recent sustainability reports from companies representing a range of industry sectors, presents examples of encouraging trends in human rights reporting, as well as indications of key areas where...
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Author: Corporate Knights & Innovest Strategic Value Advisors
The Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations: Acciona, Accor, Adidas, Advanced Micro Devices, Aeon, Air France-KLM, Alcoa, Amazon.com, Atlantia, Atlas Copco, BASF, Baxter International, BG Group, BHP Billiton, British Land, British Sky Broadcasting,...
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