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- Enhancing Supply Chain Resilience by Integrating Human Rights: Post-pandemic Insights from the Agriculture Sector in India
Supply chain dynamics can change rapidly, and disruptions are increasingly the norm, not the exception. By analyzing the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on India’s coffee and sugar supply chains, we highlight economic factors that indicate and drive human rights risks.
- ISSUE BRIEF: Covid-19 in India – Recommendations for ‘Urgent Action Human Rights Due Diligence’ for Lead Firms Sourcing Agricultural Goods
Companies can take immediate action for human rights in times of crisis. Our recent issue brief on Covid-19 in agricultural supply chains in India provides recommendations.
This panel discussion organized by The Subir & Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies and the Institute for South Asia Studies focuses on the report “The Weakest Link in the Global Supply Chain: The Pandemic’s Affect on Bangladeshi Garment Workers”.
Mariana Mazzucato, Professor at University College London (UCL) and author of “The Value of Everything” gives a conference on “Rethinking Value Creation for a Post-Covid Recovery that is Inclusive and Sustainable”.
Interviewed by Le Temps about the role of the private sector in the covid-19 crisis, Dorothée Baumann-Pauly notes the encouraging mobilization of companies while emphasizing that for their initiatives to be meaningful, they should go beyond philanthropy and be grounded in the company’s core business.