Past Event Reports 2018

Webinar: Managing the impact of human rights risk
31 January 2018

Your Network Secretariat partnered with Network members, Greenstone and Ardea International, for a webinar “Managing the impact of human rights risk: avoiding non-compliance in supply chains” on Wednesday 31st January at 3.30pm. This webinar looked at what organisations should be doing to address human rights in the supply chain, and how ensuring compliance can reduce potential risk. Providing the ‘Introduction to Human Rights issues’ was Steve Kenzie of UNGC Network UK and addressing ‘Human Rights legislation’ was Colleen Theron of Ardea International, followed by Gyles Scott-Hayward of Greenstone, speaking on ‘The supply chain data story’.

The webinar concluded with a Q&A and discussion session.

Workshop: Communicating Progress: The Essentials
22 January 2018

The UN Global Compact Network UK repeated its half-day training workshop on how to draft a Communication on Progress (COP) that complies with the UN Global Compact’s reporting requirements and effectively communicates with your company’s stakeholders. Presenters discussed COP requirements, materiality, links to GRI, data collection/metrics and effective presentation.

This workshop is aimed at people producing their first COP and always receives very positive reviews from participants.