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KnowTheChain is a resource for businesses and investors who need to understand and address forced labor risks within their supply chains. Read the latest briefing here. In 2018 KnowTheChain benchmarked over 120 global companies across the three sec...
China: Executives say complaining may have led to China's relenting on tougher internet security rules
Author: Sui-Lee Wee, New York Times (USA)
"As Zeal for China Dims, Global Companies Complain More Boldly", 19 Apr 2017...
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USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers
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KnowTheChain invited 20 ICT companies to respond to engagement questions about their policies and processes on supply chain forced labour: the responses are considered in the evaluation of each company for the KnowTheChain benchmark, along with any...
USA: Corporate Equality Index scores show improvement of measures taken by companies for LGBT workers
Author: US Chamber of Commerce Foundation
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USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage
Author: US Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center
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