The U.K. enacted the Modern Slavery Act in March 2015 requiring ‘commercial organizations’ to report on the...
As we wait for COVID-19 to pass, while applauding front-line medical staff, let’s not forget to pay homage to the invisible heroes who make protective equipment for nurses and doctors.
An estimated 100 to 200 companies are likely to be impacted by the law, known as “Devoir de Vigilance” or DdV.
Modern slavery is difficult to spot. Are you doing enough to eliminate it from your supply chain? This paper summarizes the primary regulatory requirements associated with mandatory disclosure and...
Four years on, challenges to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals remain but it's encouraging to see that businesses worldwide are becoming increasingly active in pursuing responsible...
By taking social and environmental data into consideration all along the supply chain, a consumer will eventually become a citizen-consumer, conscious of his/her act. 2019 Barometer study analysis.
The UN estimates that corruption costs the world $3.6tn a year. Many companies do not have the systems and procedures in place to protect their bottom line or their reputation.
As supply chains globalize and become more complex, so do risks and opportunities. A robust risk mapping process is essential for gaining visibility and understanding of priorities to drive your asses
Within today’s complex and global supply chains, you are responsible for the actions you and your suppliers take.
Embracing sustainable procurement practices can help companies manage business risks, achieve costs savings, enhance their brand reputation, and manage suppliers more effectively.
Why are very small businesses, with up to 25 employees, deciding to be assessed on their ethical, social and environmental performance? Interview with Philippe Andrillat, Associate Director, Kenseo.
A growing number of tools are available to organizations seeking to gain access to worker input during supply chain due diligence and monitoring.
Study finds that organizations that have committed to the UNGC’s ten principles perform significantly better on sustainability measures throughout supply chains.
We’re still very early into 2019 and all signs point to an interesting year ahead. It appears the global businesses community has woken up to the severity of environmental concerns on society,...
Report on anti-corruption measures of more than 20,000 companies, across 100 countries and 150 industries.
Global supply chains are increasingly exposed to risks that can result in increased operational costs, large losses, and long term damage to your corporate reputation.
Risk and supplier performance management in many organizations is fragmented which is why preventable losses are still occurring.
Five key attributes to look for in a holistic supplier monitoring solution that can overcome these limitations and help keep your supply chain safe, efficient and creating maximum value.
EcoVadis' team of analysts looked into the level of quality of the anti-corruption management system of 20,000 companies worldwide, who are all trading partners of major international groups.
As conflict minerals continue to find their way into supply chains of major western corporations, a recent Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) conference discussed ways businesses can manage...
With as much as 85 percent of rubber tree plantations in the world made up of small farms, mapping the value chain of natural rubber can be a great challenge. French automotive giant Michelin has...