Human rights and trade | Podcast

Microphone Weekly podcast: how to focus business effort on modern slavery

Human rights capacity building, deforestation drivers in commodity supply chains, and the regular news digest

Tim Gehring from the International Justice Mission gives insight to Ian Welsh into IJM’s work developing capacity to tackle modern slavery, government response to labour issues around the world, and what companies should do to leverage influence. And David Cleary from the Nature Conservancy debates with Toby Webb the trends on how commodity supply chains are going to impact deforestation. Plus OECD’s new human rights due diligence guidance, Plan A updates from Marks & Spencer, GAR developing GPS technology to track palm oil and detail on India’s zero-plastic pledge, in the news roundup.

Hosted by Ian Welsh

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The Future of Climate Action USA

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Location icon 28th - 29th September 2021

The Future of Plastics

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Location icon 12th - 13th October 2021

Sustainable Landscapes and Commodities Forum

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