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  • The Evolving Role of Human Rights Due Diligence in Global Supply Chains: An Interview with Bettina Grabmayr, Head of Institutional Relation

    The Evolving Role of Human Rights Due Diligence in Global Supply Chains: An Interview with Bettina Grabmayr, Head of Institutional Relation

    The goal of creating a sustainable and responsible economy is increasingly being reflected in legal obligations, with due diligence laws in the U.K., France and Netherlands as well as EU regulations.

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  • Mandatory Due Diligence Legislation – EU Developments, Member State Laws, and How Your Company Can Prepare

    Mandatory Due Diligence Legislation – EU Developments, Member State Laws, and How Your Company Can Prepare

    The European Union (EU) is on its way to mandatory supply chain due diligence. What steps can your company take now to get ready?

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  • Three Ways Biden’s Supply Chain Review Should Be More Ambitious

    Three Ways Biden’s Supply Chain Review Should Be More Ambitious

    More than just preventing disruption - climate readiness, labor and human rights, and ethical considerations are key components for truly resilient supply chains.

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  • Six Sustainability Resolutions for Earth Day

    Six Sustainability Resolutions for Earth Day

    Fighting climate change isn’t a one-day event but Earth Day, taking place on April 22, is a good time to make corporate sustainability resolutions. Here is how to get started.

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  • How Human Rights are Making Their Way into Mainstream Due Diligence – and Why Calls for Legislation Increase

    How Human Rights are Making Their Way into Mainstream Due Diligence – and Why Calls for Legislation Increase

    New human rights laws continue to emerge. While companies are used to financial due diligence, the transition to human rights due diligence, particularly in the supply chain, comes with unknowns.

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  • International Equal Pay Day: How the COVID-19 Crisis Highlights the Gender Gap

    International Equal Pay Day: How the COVID-19 Crisis Highlights the Gender Gap

    Across all regions, women are paid c. 23% less than men. Our Sustainability Analyst explains how COVID-19 has impacted gender inequalities and why reporting and sustainability assessments can help.

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  • Workplace Diversity KPI Bundle

    Workplace Diversity KPI Bundle

    What if your procurement team could impact diversity and inclusion issues across the entire supply base, working to ensure that your suppliers address these more systemically through their policies...

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  • Business Sustainability Risk and Performance Index 2020

    Business Sustainability Risk and Performance Index 2020

    This fourth edition of the Sustainability Risk and Performance Index: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings illustrates the sustainability performance of over 40,000 companies rated in 2015-2019.

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  • [Partner Webinar CSRWorks] Deep Dive EcoVadis Assessment: Labor and Human Rights Theme1:00:43

    [Partner Webinar CSRWorks] Deep Dive EcoVadis Assessment: Labor and Human Rights Theme

    CSRWorks will be hosting a series of FREE webinars featuring expert analysts from EcoVadis. The webinars are designed to help suppliers understand the EcoVadis criteria and expectations across the fou

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  • World Day Against Child Labor: COVID-19 Heightens Risks for Children

    World Day Against Child Labor: COVID-19 Heightens Risks for Children

    Experts warn that COVID-19 outbreak could lead to increase in child labor in different countries and that secondary effects on children in all countries will be unprecedented.

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  • COVID-19: Ethical Dilemma Reveals Weaknesses in Supply Chain Due Diligence

    COVID-19: Ethical Dilemma Reveals Weaknesses in Supply Chain Due Diligence

    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.

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  • Partnership to Strengthen Labor and Human Rights Sustainability Ratings Introducing the Ulula - EcoVadis partnership58:27

    Partnership to Strengthen Labor and Human Rights Sustainability Ratings Introducing the Ulula - EcoVadis partnership

    Ulula's CEO, Antoine Heuty, & EcoVadis' Global Alliances Director, Daniel Perry, introduce a partnership aiming to include direct worker feedback into EcoVadis' sustainability rankings on human rights

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  • Stakeholder Pressure on Modern Slavery and Environmental Risks Is Driving Action by Procurement Officers

    Stakeholder Pressure on Modern Slavery and Environmental Risks Is Driving Action by Procurement Officers

    As many as 50 CPOs and senior procurement and sustainability executives gathered in London for EcoVadis' Sustainable Procurement Business Briefing earlier this month.

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  • Sustainable Procurement Solution Brochure

    Sustainable Procurement Solution Brochure

    The demand for more transparency also presents an opportunity - to go beyond compliance and leverage sustainable procurement to drive innovation and growth.

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  • Modern Slavery In Supply Chains: New Legislative Landscape and Due Diligence Strategies

    Modern Slavery In Supply Chains: New Legislative Landscape and Due Diligence Strategies

    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...

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  • Human Rights Rising On The Corporate Risk Agenda: The Intertwining Of Corruption And Human Rights

    Human Rights Rising On The Corporate Risk Agenda: The Intertwining Of Corruption And Human Rights

    An estimated 100 to 200 companies are likely to be impacted by the law, known as “Devoir de Vigilance” or DdV.

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  • Better Late Than Never: Canada Set to Introduce Supply Chain Legislation

    Better Late Than Never: Canada Set to Introduce Supply Chain Legislation

    A recently drafted bill has Canada set to join the growing list of countries intent on introducing national legislation on supply chain transparency and modern slavery.

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  • Risk Mapping Services Brochure

    Risk Mapping Services Brochure

    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

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  • Is Your Sustainable Procurement Program Oriented Toward Outcomes and Impact?47:27

    Is Your Sustainable Procurement Program Oriented Toward Outcomes and Impact?

    Embracing sustainable procurement practices can help companies manage business risks, achieve costs savings, enhance their brand reputation, and manage suppliers more effectively.

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  • Combating Modern Slavery: Understanding Workers' Plight Deep in the Supply Chain56:52

    Combating Modern Slavery: Understanding Workers' Plight Deep in the Supply Chain

    A growing number of tools are available to organizations seeking to gain access to worker input during supply chain due diligence and monitoring.

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