Member of UN Global Compact
Agenda & Resources: Business and Human Rights Conference - Managing Human Rights in Operations and Supply Chains
Author: Harvard Business School
[Includes presentations by Mary Robinson, and representatives of: UN Global Compact Office; Harvard Business School; IFC; Danish Institute; IBLF, Dean's Beans; Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]
Author: UN Global Compact
[Speakers include representatives from Newmont, Anglo American, General Electric, National Grid, Dean’s Organic Beans, Coca-Cola, Ford]
Author: Rory Sullivan, Insight Investment [UK]
In 2007, we initiated a project to assess how companies are managing their greenhouse gas emissions...In total, we assessed 125 companies, covering the FTSE100...and large cap European stocks…47 of the 125 companies have stabilised or reduced their...
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Author: John F. Sherman, IIIl, Deputy General Counsel, National Grid
What is the scope of the due diligence process required to determine if a company has discharged a duty to respect human rights? This note suggests that the COSO [Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission] internal controls...
Author: Human Rights Campaign [USA]
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index...was devised with corporate diversity leaders, GLBT workplace advocates and employees to provide employers with a roadmap to creating fair workplaces. Each year, we have seen tremendous...
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Author: Nikki Tait, Financial Times
Utility groups and their shareholders will not have to foot the bill for many of the environmental clean-up costs incurred by their predecessor companies following an influential decision by Britain's top court. The House of Lords yesterday allowed an...
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Author: Lisa Roner, Ethical Corporation
In November, the Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights, a business-led effort to develop a corporate approach to human rights, announced the additions of GE and Ericsson to its roster. Advisers to the group say its growing breadth and depth...