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ILO report: Poor quality employment & inadequate working conditions are major issues in global labour markets
Author: International Labour Organization
"World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2019", 13 February 2019...
Canadian govt. commits to initiate consultations on possible supply chain legislation in response to Parliamentary report on child & forced labour
Author: Government of Canada
The Government of Canada has carefully reviewed the Report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development... Canada is already taking action to end child labour in supply chains by working across a number of federal...
Finland: New study on companies' progress in integrating SDGs into their business & sustainability strategies
Author: FIANT Consulting & 3bility Consulting
'No time to waste', Jan 2019...
Rwanda: Unilever provides clean water to improve the health and well-being of communities, especially women and children
Author: Michel Nkurunziza, The New Times (Rwanda)
"Featured: Uniliver’s project supplies clean water to 10,000 residents in Nyaruguru district " 21 January 2019...
- Related companies: Unilever
Singapore: Temasek CEO urges business to take action on climate change & ensure sustainable development
Author: Vanessa Lim, Channel News Asia
"Businesses must ensure a liveable and sustainable planet, not just focus on profits: Ho Ching" 19 January 2019...
- Related companies: Temasek
Author: FMO (The Netherlands)
"Human Rights: An integral part of our investment approach - Human rights progress report", 18 Dec 2018...
Mapping the Renewable Energy Sector to the Sustainable Development Goals: Draft Atlas for Consultation
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Equitable Origin and the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network have published, “Mapping the Renewable Energy Sector: An Atlas,” a...
Kenya: Global Compact urges businesses to embrace sustainable practices on labour, environment & human rights
Author: Judy Njino, Global Compact Network (Kenya), in Mediamax (Kenya)
"Sustainable businesses can unlock growth"...
- Related in-depth areas: Climate change