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Social Accountability International SA8000 Standard, 2008

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12 May 2009

[PDF] Introduction: Open-eyed management - SA8000: The First Decade

Author: Alice Tepper Marlin and John Tepper Marlin

At the heart of recent failures of capitalism was a disregard for past laws and conventions plus blind faith in the phony magic of black boxes marked “trust me.” These black boxes hid unprecedented risk, fraud, and deceit...This book offers a way out...

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1 May 2009

New book: "SA8000: The First Decade"

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1 May 2009

[PDF] Foreword - SA8000: The First Decade

Author: Partha Sengupta, Vice President Corporate Services and SA8000 Management Representative, Tata Steel Limited, India

Today we may be among a handful of large corporations in this part of the world in demanding in very explicit language the basic workplace conditions of our partners for their employees, sub-contractors, and so on, and as such a cultural exception for...

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1 May 2009

[PDF] Submission by Business for Social Responsibility to the UK Parliament Joint Committee on Human Rights

Author: Aron Cramer, President and CEO, Business for Social Responsibility

...Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Our membership includes...

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30 March 2009

Jaipur Rugs Receives Workplace Human Rights Certification [India]

Author: Furniture World Magazine

Jaipur Rugs Inc. announced that its manufacturing facility in Jaipur, India has been certified to the Social Accountability International SA 8000 Workplace and Human Rights Standards...SA 8000 is an internationally recognized standard based on...

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11 February 2009

[PDF] CIPE and SAI Make a Business Case for Implementing Workplace Standards

Author: Center for International Private Enterprise & Social Accountability International

The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and Social Accountability International (SAI) are pleased to announce the release of new corporate citizenship case studies: From Words to Action: A Business Case for Implementing Workplace...

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1 February 2009

Business case for implementing workplace standards - study by Social Accountability Intl, Center for Intl Private Enterprise

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1 February 2009

Human Rights Associate [job posting]

Author: Eileen Fisher

[Location: Irvington, NY] Position Description: Assist the Director of Social Consciousness and the SC team in carrying out the company's commitment to human rights in the supply chain and with manufacturing partners...

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1 February 2009

[PDF] From Words to Action: A Business Case for Implementing Workplace Standards Experiences from Key Emerging Markets

Author: Center for International Private Enterprise & Social Accountability International

[Comprises three case studies:]...

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11 November 2008

[PDF] Call for Manuscripts – Business Ethics Quarterly

Author: Business Ethics Quarterly

Due 1 December 2008 - Accountability in a Global Economy: The Emergence of International Accountability Standards to Advance Corporate Social Responsibility...Over the last few years there has been a proliferation of international accountability...

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