Ethical responsibilities

The BMW i8's improved battery technology now produces 143bhp © BMW
Carmakers pledge to tackle ethical issues in EV supply chain
Microsoft, Renault and Huawei were criticised for poor efforts to protect DRC children from cobalt mining © Amnesty International
Electronics firms failing on ethical cobalt
DFID delivers health and nutrition programmes around the world ©Getty Images
Case study: DFID's complex supply chain integration
Many victims end up homeless when their time in a specialist safe house ends said Lord McColl ©PA Images
‘We must do better’ for modern slavery victims, says peer
Staff will be trained across all Shiva hotels including the Kingsway Hall in Covent Garden
Hotelier rolls out anti-slavery campaign
Collaboration between competitors 'essential' to raise supply chain standards
On a mission to improve ethical procurement
Garment workers were calling for a minimum wage of 15,000 taka (US$191) a month, roughly three times what they currently earn ©Mamunur Rashid/NurPhoto/PA Images
Brands urged to support detained Bangladeshi garment workers
More needs to be done to stop exploitation, but BHRRC said responsible sourcing can provide valuable wages to refugees ©Press Association Images
Brands should keep supply chains in Turkey to help refugees
Simone Whitfield said consumers only care about accountability and are not that interested in the complexities of how a product gets to retail
In a crisis remember the key Cs
Procurement must deal with increased supply chain risk, the rise of SMEs and ethical supply, said David Noble
Three burning platforms for procurement to 2030
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