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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

United Nations Global Compact Annual Letter 2018

CEO & Executive Director, UN Global Compact New York, United States of America I am writing to thank you for your support of the United Nations Global Compact, and to ask you to embrace our next leadership

A new poll: do you have confidence in the United Nations?

Please take a moment for our new Twitter poll! Do you have confidence in the United Nations?#Poll #Polls #GlobalGoals #UnitedNations #UN #AntonioGuterres #ATSocialMedia #UNreform #UNGA — IBSO (@Interstandards) September 21, 2017

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

The Myths and Facts of Global Warming

10 Common Misconceptions About Global Warming MYTH 1:  Global temperatures are rising at a rapid, unprecedented rate. FACT:  The HadCRUT3 surface temperature index, produced by the Hadley Centre of the UK Met Office and the Climate Research

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

World Bank’s 2017 Atlas of SDGs Provides Tool for Tracking Implementation

The World Bank has released the ‘2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals.’ The Atlas includes over 150 maps and data visualizations to assist with efforts to track progress in achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). STORY

Top 5 Business And Human Rights Concerns For Companies To Monitor

Businesses are being bombarded with information about their global human rights and other nonfinancial responsibilities, and are under growing pressure to publicize their efforts in that regard. Below we outline five key developments that business should be