71 results for Core Principles

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Remediation and remedy

…criminal or administrative, such as fines), as well as the prevention of harm through, for example, injunctions or guarantees of non-repetition.[4] [4] Adapted from the UN Guiding Principles Reporting Framework…

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Using pensions to halt deforestation

…be aligned with Accountability Framework principles and best practice guidelines. Take part in the consultation The guidance takes into account the many ways in which pension funds can be exposed…

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Introducing the Deforestation Risk Toolset 

principles lay out the essential steps and criteria for setting, implementing, and reporting on deforestation- and conversion-free supply chain goals. For companies managing complex commodity supply chains, implementing the Framework…

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Grievance mechanism

…can be sought.[3] Grievance mechanisms may be State-based or non-State-based and they may be judicial or non-judicial.   [3] Adapted from the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights…

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Newsletter | June 2021

…public policy and responsible finance. Grounding such diverse efforts in the Framework’s common definitions, principles, and measures of success enables them to act in concert and avoid reinventing the wheel….

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Sustainability without silos

…accepted international norms on the topics that it addresses. These include the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGP), International Labor Organization (ILO)…

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Customary rights to land, resources, and territory

…a collective human right of indigenous peoples and local communities that exists whether or not a title from the State has been issued.   [6] Source: RSPO Principles and Criteria…

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Building an ethical oil palm supply chain in Ghana

…a company certified by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), BOPP’s owned plantations operate in accordance with the RSPO’s principles and criteria. However, about 30% of the oil-palm fruit…

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The time for ethical supply chains is now

…Framework fulfills this request. The Framework’s principles and guidance provide a clear and practical roadmap to implementing ethical supply chains. Underlying the Framework is the consensus of 15 leading NGOs…

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