ERM CEO Keryn James is one of 35 business leaders who have committed to taking strong action on human rights within their own business and their supply chains.
The CEO Guide to Human Rights has been produced by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) providing insight into how companies are meeting the corporate responsibility to respect human rights. It also shares actions business leaders are taking to get ahead, and stay ahead, in this crucial space.
As the guide states, the business and human rights landscape has seen a steadily expanding series of developments that are pushing corporate action beyond minimum standards. Four deserve special
attention by CEOs:
- Public interest
- Investor expectations
- Business relationships