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GE, Mars Inc, Tesco, and Vinci join Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment

19 June 2017

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Four international brands today join the roster of seven other global companies in the Leadership Group for Responsible...more

Business Leaders Advising Trump Urged to Reject Travel Ban, Promote Human Rights

01 February 2017

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NEW YORK, NY, Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 – Human rights groups and responsible investors including faith-based...more

Top 10 Issues that will Frame Corporate Responsibility in 2017

10 December 2016

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB), a global think tank, today published its eighth annual “Top 10” list of business and human rights...more

Human Rights Making Impact on Central Banks and Regulators After Financial Crisis, Says New Report

09 February 2016

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB), a global think tank, and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inquiry on the Design of a...more

Human Rights Think Tank Launches Rights-Based Model for Developing Surveillance Legislation

15 January 2016

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB), a global think-tank, has published a new model for developing and implementing a legal framework...more

Gender Discrimination, LGBTI Rights, Big Data, Mega-Sporting Events Amongst Top Ten Issues for 2016

10 December 2015

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB), a global think tank, today published its annual Top 10 list of business and human rights issues...more

Human Rights Think Tank Calls for Overhaul of Mobile Network Shutdowns and Service Disruptions

21 September 2015

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB), a global think-tank, has published a new report on the practice of mobile network shutdowns in...more

TBL Quarterly: Scanning the Horizon – Three Views on Digital, Business and Society

13 July 2017

""Embrace digital technology but with your eyes wide open.” John Morrison, Chief Executive at the Institute for Human Rights and Business."

 

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Ethical Performance: Mars, Tesco, Vinci and GE Join Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment

12 July 2017

"The new members of the group were announced in Berlin at the Annual Leadership Forum for Responsible Recruitment, which was sponsored by the group,...more

CNN: FIFA Must Challenge Russia’s Human Rights Record

04 July 2017

"For FIFA, holding the tournament in this context will be an early test of its much-publicized new approach to human rights. Its new human rights...more

Material Handling & Logistics: New Initiative Aims to Help Secure Workers’ Rights in Global Supply Chain

28 June 2017

"..Called the “Responsible Labor Initiative”, the program will take a holistic approach to address all aspects of a worker’s journey since currently...more

Sustainable Brands: EICC Cross-Industry Initiative Aims to Eliminate Forced Labor in Global Supply Chains

27 June 2017

“The [Responsible Labor Initiative] was formed with the assistance of a multi-stakeholder advisory group comprised of representatives from the...more

Eco-Business: How Investors Can Help Beat Forced Labour and Slavery

20 June 2017

"...the Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment, a business-led multi-sectoral initiative, advocates for the elimination of worker-paid fees and...more

Splash 24/7: Greater Transparency Needed to Improve Human Rights in Shipping

13 June 2017

"An expert panel, made up of representatives from the RAFTO Foundation, the Institute for Human Rights and Business, Norwegian OECD NCP, and Human...more

Burma News International: Vicky Bowman, the Diplomat Who Caught the Burma Bug

05 April 2017

"In 2013, Vicky moved back to Myanmar to head the newly created Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business. The Centre has since produced reviews of...more

Yahoo: CH2M Launches New Industry Group to Protect Worker Rights

23 March 2017

"This launch is the product of a robust stakeholder engagement process that CH2M initiated two years ago with the Institute for Human Rights and...more

Just Style: Where next for the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark?

22 March 2017

"John Morrison, chief executive of the Institute for Human Rights and Business, one of the companies involved in developing the Benchmark, says there...more

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Haley St. Dennis

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Haley St. Dennis

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haley.st.dennis@ihrb.org

+44 (0) 7508878015

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