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12 Months Since Rana Plaza: Why Business Needs a Plan B
12 Months Since Rana Plaza: Why Business Needs a Plan B

Organizational Change / A year ago today, over 1,100 Bangladeshi garment workers lost their lives when, despite prior warnings, the building in which they were working collapsed. Over 2,500 more were injured in the disaster, some crippled for life.The victims of the Rana Plaza factory collapse, most of them young women, were part of a global supply chain that brings affordable garments to markets around the world. This was not the first event of its kind in Bangladesh, and Bangladesh is not the only country where industrial disasters have occurred. - 8 years ago

B Team Leaders Call for Business to Drive Inclusive Prosperity
B Team Leaders Call for Business to Drive Inclusive Prosperity

Collaboration / They lack neither influence, nor the ability to use it. But there is one asset that business leaders at the World Economic Forum this week could usefully exploit further: the power to advance the wider interests of people and planet. With UN climate change negotiations under way and as the UN designs its flagship Sustainable Development Goals in 2015, business needs to engage. - 8 years ago

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