Author: Shift
Published: 07/31/2015
This short memo analyzes the provisions of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 against the expectations of business...

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Author: John Ruggie and Tamaryn Nelson
Published: 05/03/2015
This paper analyzes the first and still one of the very few international mechanisms that governments have established...
Author: Shift
Published: 03/05/2015
Situations that are very risky for people affected by a business’ activities are often the very same situations that...
Author: UN Global Compact CEO Water Mandate, Pacific Institute and Shift
Published: 01/16/2015
This is the first comprehensive guidance for companies about how to meet their responsibility to respect the human...
Author: John F. Sherman III
Lawyers can play a critical role in helping their clients respect human rights – including their corporate clients.Many...
Author: John Sherman
In this brief article, Shift's General Counsel and Senior Advisor John Sherman outlines a number of recent developments...
Author: Anna Triponel and Caroline Rees
On June 9, the UK’s Financial Reporting Council (FRC) published guidance on the standards for corporate reporting that...
Published: 05/01/2014
This report on research commissioned by Shift explores embedding respect for human rights into corporate culture. The...
This report summarizes research conducted on behalf of Shift to review how 43 leading companies across 8 different...