Author Archives: Farid Baddache

Legally Binding Instrument to Regulate Business & Human Rights on its Way. 6 Areas to Monitor

Legally binding instrument to regulate multinational companies in International Human Rights Law is making progress. Here are 6 areas to closely monitor.

Role of Board of Directors to Accelerate Business Climate Adaptation

The 9th EcoAct benchmark assessing decarbonization of FTSE 100 companies is scathing: 85% of these large companies do not have a strategy to meet their climate challenges. Here is an 8-point plan to involve Board of directors in these issues, and to accelerate the taking into account of climate issues by companies.

Human Rights Due Diligence Across Investment Decisions – A 5 Step Approach

How to factor human right due diligence across investment decisions. Here’s a step by step approach developed across projects to help and provide some initial guidance.

What the New Business Roundtable Statement is Telling Stakeholders About Sustainable Business Made in USA today?

What to think about sustainable business “made in USA” today, when 181 most influential CEOS agree upon a new Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation?

How Technologies Can Improve Working Conditions Across Supply Chains?

Technologies can improve working conditions of workers. Let’s explore risk assessment, traceability, grievance mechanism, training programs.

Fighting Deforestation Across Agricultural Commodity Supply Chains is Calling for Social Performance

Energy transition is generating massive procurement of agricultural commodities. Companies can mitigate deforestation risks with social performance programs

How to Improve Commodity Supply Chains Using Digital Technologies?

6 technologies are leading profound digital transformations of our supply chains. Here are some insights learning from initiatives underway making the most especially of mobile applications and innovative finance.

What To Learn From France’s and UK’s Human Rights Due Diligence Laws?

Human rights due diligence laws are gaining traction all over Europe. What To Learn From France and UK’s Human Rights Due Diligence Laws?