February 2017 Blog Posts (32)

Tricia Williams: Invisible Lives: Understanding Youth Livelihoods in Ghana and Uganda

By Tricia Williams, Senior Manager, Learning and Strategy, The MasterCard Foundation

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Added by member on February 28, 2017 at 14:30 — No Comments

Legislative activism and human rights due diligence – should business support global standard setting?

By Joost Kooijmans[1]

Two new legislative developments in Europe on mandatory due diligence point to an exciting, yet somewhat troubling trend in the field of corporate social responsibility. The Lower Chamber of the Netherlands Parliament in February 2017 adopted the new Child Labour Due Diligence Act, which once in force in 2020 makes it mandatory for companies in…

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Added by Joost Kooijmans on February 27, 2017 at 21:04 — No Comments

Erica Bliss and Samantha Krause: Syngenta’s Grow More Model to Increase Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa

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By Erica Bliss, Business Development Program Manager East and Southern Africa, Syngenta and Samantha…

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Added by member on February 27, 2017 at 12:30 — No Comments

Brandee McHale: Youth Optimism, Meet Opportunity: Bridging the Gap between Young People’s Career Aspirations & Ability to Succeed

By Brandee McHale, President of the Citi Foundation

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Added by member on February 23, 2017 at 13:00 — No Comments

What You Wish Millennial Employees Were Saying About Your Company

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Added by Ryan Scott on February 23, 2017 at 4:58 — No Comments

Urvi Kelkar and Samantha Krause: SABMiller/ AB InBev’s Local Sourcing in Africa

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By Urvi Kelkar, Agriculture Policy & Partnerships Manager, AB InBev and Samantha Krause, Strategic Initiatives Director,…

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Added by member on February 22, 2017 at 9:30 — 1 Comment

How Your Employees Can Benefit the Refugee Community

Each year, the United States accepts refugees from around the world. Most refugees arrive with nothing but the clothes on their backs. As the owner of a business, you and your employees can make a positive impact on the refugees in your community. Consider taking one or…

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Added by Rachelle Wilber on February 21, 2017 at 18:34 — No Comments

Casper Sonesson: Share your Views: Mapping the Oil and Gas Industry to the SDGs

By Casper Sonesson, Policy Advisor, Extractive Industries, UNDP…

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Amy Braun and Samantha Krause: The Kellogg Company’s Smallholder Sourcing

By Amy Braun, Sustainability Director, Kellogg Company and Samantha Krause, Strategic Initiatives Director, TechnoServe…

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In The Age of Trump, Corporate Silence is Suicide

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Added by Ryan Scott on February 20, 2017 at 4:00 — No Comments

Ben Jordan and Samantha Krause: The Coca-Cola Company and India’s Mango Farmers

By Ben Jordan, Director of Supplier Sustainability, The Coca-Cola Company and Samantha Krause, Strategic Initiatives Director, TechnoServe…

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Added by member on February 15, 2017 at 10:00 — 1 Comment

Jonathan Barnow: Designing Win-Win Relationships between Business and Smallholders

By Jonathan Barnow, Associate Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, TechnoServe…

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Kate Wolfenden: 3 Strategic Ideas for Investing in NGOs Innovation

By Kate Wolfenden, Co-founder, WWF-X

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Luc Debruyne: Finding Better Ways to Prepare for Future Health Threats

By Luc Debruyne, President, Global Vaccines, GSK

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Dan Schiff: Weaving Together Benefits for Bangladesh Garment Workers

By Dan Schiff, Global Manager, Fabric of Change, Ashoka

 

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Mary-Rose Abraham: Sri Lanka’s Garment Workers ‘Stand Up’ for Rights

By Mary-Rose Abraham

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Added by Ashoka on February 10, 2017 at 11:30 — No Comments


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Dan Schiff: From Fiction to Fashion: Helps Business See Forests for the Trees

Dan Schiff, Global Engagement Manager, Fabric Of Change Initiative, in partnership with the C & A Foundation 

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Added by Ashoka on February 10, 2017 at 11:00 — No Comments

Employee Engagement Quotes That Remind You WHY

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Added by Ryan Scott on February 9, 2017 at 4:30 — No Comments

The Novartis Foundation: Urban Health in Africa: Advancing Multi-disciplinary Approaches

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By The Novartis Foundation

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Added by member on February 8, 2017 at 8:00 — No Comments

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