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Executive Update: How to Put Human Rights at the Heart of Your Business: Four Key Steps

CEO & Executive Director, UN Global Compact New York, United States of America Leading CEOs and investors have realized that sustainable business depends on a sustainable world. The impacts of human and business activities on climate change

Regulators please be brave

Each time we want to change something in our world – be it business, technology, politics – we must observe what is the paradigm that prevents us from moving ahead, and change that paradigm. As I learned

How do you franchise a business overseas?

In our latest interview with a trainer from the Institute of Export & International Trade, we talk to Dick Brentnall – the Institute’s services expert. You can also read our discussion about classifications and the practicalities of exporting services. What are

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

This Week in Digital – 21.10.2017

ONLINE VIDEO AD SPEND OVERTAKES BANNER ADS It was announced this week that for the first time ever advertisers are spending more on video ads than banner ads. The figures come from the latest Digital Adspend report

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

8 Principles for Changing the World

Denise Carpenter came from a low-income family, a low-performing school and was a teenage mom, but she was determined to make a better life for herself and her family. Now a Dell Scholar and graduate student at

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