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30 May 2018

BIICL report: recommendations for business when nat'l law conflicts with int'l human rights standards

Author: Lise Smit, Arianne Griffith and Robert McCorquodale, British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)

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23 May 2018

Report by Chartered Institute of Building analyses UK construction industry's response to Modern Slavery Act

Author: Emma Crates, The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)

Construction and the Modern Slavery Act: Tackling exploitation in the UK, May 2018...

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25 April 2018

Global Child Forum publishes study mapping business investments in children's education

Author: Global Child Forum; Rightshouse

"Business Investments in Children's Education - A Mapping Study", March 2018...

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29 January 2018

A WEF Call to Action: How CEOs Can Help Deliver Solutions for Refugees and Host Communities

Author: Cindy Huang, Center for Global Development

...One of the most promising entry points for global businesses is including refugees in hiring and supply chains. As employers and buyers at the helm of extensive supply chains that reach deep into local markets, global businesses can play an...

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12 December 2017

In Jordan, an empowering solution for UN-run refugee camps

Author: Taylor Luck, The Christian Science Monitor

...In Jordan, the UN and its partners have hooked up the first solar-powered refugee camps in the world – a test as to whether the international aid community can step beyond the emergency relief approach and provide sustainable solutions that benefit...

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11 December 2017
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Author: Initiative pour des multinationales responsables

En novembre dernier, la Commission des affaires juridiques du Conseil des Etats s’était prononcée en faveur d’un contre-projet indirect à l’initiative pour des multinationales responsables (à huit voix contre une). Pourtant, une courte majorité de l...

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11 December 2017
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Author: Bernard Wuthrich, Le Temps (Suisse)

Les milieux économiques ont imposé leur point de vue: la Commission des affaires juridiques (CAJ) du Conseil national ne juge pas opportun d’opposer un contre-projet, fût-il indirect, à l’initiative populaire «Pour des entreprises responsables» [qui] ....

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9 December 2017
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Author: Stefan Bühler, Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Ikea und der welsche Verband multinationaler Konzerne fordern einen Gegenvorschlag zur Konzernverantwortungsinitiative. Damit stellen sie sich gegen Economiesuisse.Vor einem Monat wurden mit der Enthüllung der «Paradise Papers» umstrittene, mitunter...

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2 November 2017

Opportunities & challenges of business support for LGBTI community

Author: Charles Radcliffe, Office of the High Commissionner for Human Rights & Caroline Vagneron, GLOBE, World Bank Group

"How businesses can support LGBTI rights in countries that oppose them", 26 Sep 2017...

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16 October 2017

Jordan: IKEA collaboration with Syrian refugee women offers steady, year-round employment

Author: Anne Quito, Quartz

"Syrian refugee women are finding shelter—and a salary—in IKEA’s supply chain", 13 October 2017...

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