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Human Rights Assurance is coming…

Human Rights

This year doesn’t mark the first time the UK’s largest companies have been obliged to report on how they respect human rights. In fact, back in...

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Don’t miss the point of non-financial reporting

Business. For Good

Boards must understand the importance of sustainability and long-term value to their businesses, and that means taking non-financial reporting requirements more seriously. The EU Non-Financial...

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Four steps for business to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

Business. For Good

On 25 September 2015, at the United Nations General Assembly over 150 world leaders adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); all 17 of them, with...

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Five tips for staying on top of your human rights obligations

Business. For Good

Corporate respect for human rights is a critical part of any business’s success and future prosperity. It’s not only about brand protection, it’s also about...

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Why due diligence and assurance of human rights performance are essential tools to protect people and companies – Part 2

Business. For Good

In my previous blog, I discussed the international influence the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) has had, and continues to...

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Why due diligence and assurance of human rights performance are essential tools to protect people and companies – Part 1

Business. For Good

In 2012 and 2013, “human rights audits” took place at two garment manufacturing factories: one at Ali Enterprises in Pakistan, the other at Tazreen Fashions....

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