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Development, Peace and Human Rights in Colombia: A Business Agenda

 

Jul 06 - The report draws together the latest thinking from overseas combined with examples of pioneering efforts in Colombia, to show how companies can work in partnership with other…

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The public–private alliance model for development

Building partnerships takes time and requires dedicated people and resources. But ultimately there is no better way to tackle development problems. The World Bank now has a superb opportunity to use its convening power to explore with other…

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Business and the Millennium Development Goals

The private sector is now a vital partner in creating economic and social development. Business cannot operate in a cocoon from the problems that impact society as a whole. While sharing the burden of those problems, the private…

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Private sector roles in the partnership age.

The nature and scale of development issues require effective partnerships and solutions that involve different sectors of society. These interconnected and systemic issues…

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Best Intentions, Complex Realities

 

Mar 06 - Drawing on lessons from the 2004 Tsunami, this…

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The Business of Health - The health of business

 

Mar 06 - The examples gathered in this publication illustrate the business case for corporate action on health.…

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The business of building lives: HIV/AIDS and the private sector

Businesses are hit hard by HIV/AIDS, but they are also in a unique position to help fight back. The private sector interacts with most HIV infected people in a country—directly in employment relations or more indirectly through employee families, customers, or as community members. By joining forces to fight…

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Better corporate governance: More value for everyone

The state of corporate governance can have an important effect on the availability and cost of capital for all firms, and good corporate governance of financial firms is essential in fostering financial stability and healthy…

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Managing Environmental Risks (Russian)

 

2010 - Sponsored by the closed Joint-Stock Company «Energy Forecasting Agency» (the EFA), this publication is the result of a series of roundtables on the subject of ‘Business and the Environment’ that IBLF…

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More Food for Thought: new risks, challenges and opportunities in the food and drink sector

 

Sep 05 - This report updates the 2002 analysis and summarises new risks, challenges and opportunities in the food and drink sector.…

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Human Rights: It is your Business

 

Dec 05 - The paper summarises the expectations for companies to take responsibility in reducing human rights abuses and describes good practice on how the corporate response can be…

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The Role of Employee Engagement in Disaster Response: Learning from Experience (ENGAGE 2005)

 

Dec 05 - This paper discusses the role of employee engagement in responding to global natural disasters.…

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Partnership Matters: Current Issues in Cross-Sector Collaboration, Issue 3: 2005

 

Aug 05 - This is the third edition of an annual journal that examines current thinking and practice in cross-sector partnerships.…

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Business Action for Development

 

Jun 05 - This report highlights the main points discussed during the second symposium focusing on the role of business in reducing poverty and meeting the Millennium Development…

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Community-based Solutions to Water and Sanitation Challenges: Rainwater harvesting

 

Apr 05 - This is a summary of contributions to a special IBLF workshop in association with the Global Rainwater Harvesting Collective and Rajasthan water charities.…

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After the Flood: Opportunities and challenges for responsible business engagement in post-tsunami recovery

 

Mar 05 - The report explores the issues surrounding responsible business engagement in post-tsunami recovery.…

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Workforce Development through Community Engagement: Learning from Experience

 

Mar 05 - This is the first in a series of newsletters produced by ENGAGE to keep company managers abreast of developments in the field of community employee engagement.…

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Disaster management and planning: An IBLF framework for business response

 

Jan 05 - This briefing is aimed at providing the business sector with a basic framework that can assist them in developing their own response to natural and manmade…

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Partnering for Success: Business Perspectives on Multi-stakeholder Partnerships

 

Jan 05 - The report focuses on some of the successful approaches that GCCI companies are taking to build partnerships to address key international development challenges.…

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Brand-jacking: and how to avoid it

 

Oct 04 - This report shows how companies can take steps to communicate better with their customers to help mitigate the risks of brand-jacking.…

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