Tag Archives: transparency

Nov 2 2015

UN FORUM SERIES – Human rights reporting: 2016 could be a pivotal year

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This post was contributed by Steve Gibbons, Director – Labour and Human Rights at Ergon Associates. The implementation of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) is, most certainly, a journey which will take some time for companies. … Continue reading

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Oct 30 2015

UN FORUM SERIES – Encouraging transparency in Myanmar: Pwint Thit Sa

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This post was contributed by Vicky Bowman, Director of the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business. The Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) recently released its second annual report on Transparency in Myanmar Enterprises (TiME), otherwise known as Pwint Thit Sa (which … Continue reading

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Oct 29 2015

UN FORUM SERIES – What should banks do to take human rights seriously?

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This post was contributed by Ryan Brightwell, Researcher and Editor at BankTrack.  The banking sector provides the lending that drives much of the world’s economic activity. As such, whether banks apply strong human rights standards to their finance has knock-on … Continue reading

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