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Posted: Oct 12, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
Similar to a carbon footprint, which measures a company’s greenhouse gas emissions, the human rights footprint of companies has been scrutinized for many years with addressing such issues as slavery in their supply chains, lawsuits, consumer pressure, and occasionally of their own volition. Business’ human rights footprints should include at the very least their labour practices and supply chain processes, but also the financial support that they knowingly or unknowingly (risk management) could be supporting oppressive regimes through commercial engagement.
Posted: Jan 07, 2015 – 10:40 AM EST
A winning coalition is in sight as more public understanding grows of the pernicious practices still condoned in many obsolete economic textbooks.
Posted: Jul 02, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Mad Men For CSR — Philip Monaghan continues his Talkback series on “lobbying for good."
Posted: Jun 25, 2014 – 09:46 AM EST
To lead on lobbying, get strategic about mobilizing your resources. Philip Monaghan continues the Up The Ethics series on Talkback.
Posted: Jun 11, 2014 – 09:45 AM EST
Influencing public policy: Philip Monaghan lays out the rules for engagement on Talkback.
Posted: Jun 05, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Bigger is not always better: How Atayne is shifting consumption by designing and manufacturing outdoor and active apparel that drives environmental and social change. On Talkback.
Posted: May 20, 2014 – 09:45 AM EST
Can an American icon rebuild trust in the marketplace while doing business with traditional capitalists and a model that rewards short-term profits and trading returns? Aman Singh reviews JPMorgan Chase's 2013 CSR Report.
Posted: Feb 18, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Last year was an eventful year in CSR and sustainability...but what lies ahead for CSR and sustainability in 2014? We rounded up over 200 practitioners, leaders, advisers and thinkers to discuss live on Twitter!
Posted: Jan 27, 2014 – 09:45 AM EST
Universities have a fiduciary duty to advance the public interest. Marcy Murninghan applies that principle to Harvard on Talkback.
Posted: Jan 13, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
#SodexoCR - Neil Barrett, VP, Sustainable Development, Sodexo, answers your questions on Talkback.
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