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The Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce Reaches 500 Participants!

We are very proud to announce that more than 500 participants from all around the globe have formally committed to promoting ethical business rules of the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. The diversity of participants in

A History of Business Ethics

Richard T. De George The term ‘business ethics’ is used in a lot of different ways, and the history of business ethics will vary depending on how one conceives of the object under discussion. The history will

New “Gold Standard” to clean up online advertising

The Internet Advertising Bureau UK launches “IAB Gold Standard” to clean up online advertising In an effort to raise the standards in digital advertising and address the key issues facing the industry, the IAB UK is launching

30 Big Industries Blockchain Could Transform

Banking and payments aren’t the only industries that could be affected by blockchain tech. Law enforcement, ride hailing, and many other sectors could also have blockchain in their future. Bitcoin and other virtual currencies are made possible by

Realizing the United Nations Global Compact: IBSO Communication on Engagement – 2017

The United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) is a strategic policy initiative for organisations that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies to UN goals aimed at building a sustainable and inclusive global economy. As a signatory

Business & human rights – A brief introduction

Introduction In the wake of major abuses in recent decades, civil society has increasingly called for companies to be held to human rights standards.  Union Carbide was widely denounced for the 1984 Bhopal chemical gas leak that

ARMATURE Signs Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce

We are pleased to announce that we are the latest company to sign the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. This Charter was conceived by the International Businesses Standards Organization (IBSO), a worldwide independent nonprofit organization that

Happy World Accreditation Day!

Accreditation: Delivering Confidence in Construction and the Built Environment June 9th 2017 marks World Accreditation Day (#WAD2017), a global initiative jointly established by IAF and ILAC Chairs to promote the value of accreditation. This year’s theme focuses

IBSO signed the UN open letter calling on academic institutions to incorporate human rights in management education

The Global Compact and the Secretariat of the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education have released an Open Letter calling on academic institutions to educate future managers and leaders on business and human rights. Endorsed by the