To mark IHRB's 10th anniversary (2009-2019) we are assessing the key developments in the business and human rights movement since its inception and potential directions for the next decade.
We will share our assessment in a report that reflects on IHRB’s role in helping shape the business and...more
29 April 2019
Five years ago today, on April 24th, 2013, one of the worst workplace disasters in history occured. Over 1,100 garment workers in the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh were killed when the building collapsed, despite having walked out the day prior due to safety concerns.
Over the ensuing five...more
24 April 2018
The UK Modern Slavery Act has increased the focus in the UK on the conditions of workers in both direct and extended supply chains. Facilities management is a growing sector within the UK and globally, but more awareness is needed of the ways in which companies in the sector can positively and...more
21 March 2017