News & Events

Seeking Your Views - The History and Future of the Business and Human Rights Movement

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

Beyond Rana Plaza - Reflections Over the Last Five Years

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

Research into the Facilities Management Sector Launched

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

Upcoming Events

The 2019 Global Forum for Responsible Recruitment

The third annual Global Forum for Responsible Recruitment will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on...

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Bangkok, Thailand

09 July 2019

Past Events