Tag: business and human rights

NEWS: Responsible Recruitment Toolkit (RRT) publishes independent impact assessment findings

The Responsible Recruitment Toolkit (RRT) has today published the findings of an independent impact assessment undertaken in late 2021. The assessment was carried out to assess the impact of the Responsible Recruitment Toolkit Sponsor Programme. Through the programme, suppliers and labour providers/recruiters in Sponsors’ supply chains benefit from an online tool, training and practical resources… Read more »

PRESS RELEASE: RRT launches a Labour Supply Chain Due Diligence Checklist

Today, the Responsible Recruitment Toolkit (RRT) launches a Labour Supply Chain Due Diligence Checklist. It is a free-to-access, business-friendly practical guide to conduct due diligence in the organisation’s labour supply chain. Since the launch of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in 2011, companies are obligated to respect human rights within… Read more »

PRESS RELEASE: Natura &Co demonstrates leading commitment to the responsible recruitment of workers

Natura &Co, which encompasses four purpose-led beauty brands Avon, Natura, The Body Shop and Aesop, has today announced an exceptional package of support for its supply chain to embed responsible recruitment practices. Recruitment and the supply of temporary, contract and seasonal labour have been identified as presenting amongst the greatest worker exploitation risks in supply… Read more »

PRESS RELEASE: Growing group of leading companies extends the exceptional package of support available to their supply chains to drive the responsible recruitment of workers

UK retailers Aldi, Asda, Co-op, Kingfisher, M&S, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose & Partners, joined by leading outsourced workforce management expert Geometric Results International (GRI), have today extended the benefits available to their suppliers and recruitment businesses in global supply chains to support them to achieve and demonstrate responsible recruitment practices. Recruitment and the supply of… Read more »