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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

Getting to know the Sustainable Development Goals

An introduction to the SDGs In September 2015 Heads of State and Government agreed to set the world on a path towards sustainable development through the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development [1.1]. This agenda includes 17

Happy International Women’s Day!

2017 Theme: “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030” International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by