BSCI Seminar at DIEH
The Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) is a leading business-driven initiative supporting retailers, importers and brands to improve working conditions in supplying factories and farms worldwide.
DIEH invites members and non-members to join the seminar and learn more about BSCI and what it involves.
Find the minutes here.
Dato og tidDate: September 24th 2015
Time: 14:00 -16:00
Price: DIEH members free, non-DIEH members - DKK 200
StedVenue: DIEH Hub, Overgaden Oven Vandet 10, 1415 CPH K
Seminar: Workers' Conditions at the Base of Global Value Chains
Would you like to learn how to assess the impact of codes of conduct on workers' rights, as well as gain insight into the ethical dilemmas of investigating working conditions at factories and farms at the base of global value chains?
DIEH invites you to a two-hour seminar with Peter Lund Thomsen, Associate Professor at Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility at CBS.
Based on several practical cases, Peter Lund Thomsen will present key steps and methods to use when investigating working conditions at the base of global value chains; and discuss which ethical, political, and cultural pitfalls to avoid in the assessment of workers’ rights at farms and factories in developing countries.
What's in it for you:
- You will acquire knowledge on how to conduct a value chain analysis in practice
- You will learn how to assess the impact of codes of conduct in relation to workers rights
- You will gain insight into the ethical dilemmas that accompany impact assessments of codes of conduct in developing countries
Dato og tidDate: Nov 4th 2015
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
StedDIEH Hub, Overgaden Oven Vandet 10 1415 CPH K
Seminar: SAC, Higg Index and the communication roadmap
SAC and DIEH invite you to an advanced follow-up seminar about the Higg Index and its applicability within communication.
The Higg Index is the core driver of the SAC. It includes a suite of tools empowering brands, retailers and facilities of all sizes to measure their environmental and social and labour impacts - and identify areas for improvement.
This seminar looks beyond the basics of the Higg Index and it is our wish that you and your organisation benefit as much as possible from your participation. Therefore, we invite you to read more about the SAC and the Higg Index before the seminar.
Price: DIEH members free. Non-DIEH members: DKK 200,-
Dato og tidNovember 11th 2015
Time:10:00 – 12:00
DeltagereThe seminar targets brands, retailers, industry associations, and other organisations who have an interest in the SAC and Higg Index.
StedDIEH Hub, Overgaden Oven Vandet 10.1415 Copenhagen K
Network meeting: Responsible Sourcing Standards in the Pharmaceutical Industry - how to update?
DIEH invites companies and stakeholders in the pharmaceutical industry to participate in a network meeting about updating responsible sourcing standards.
Novo Nordisk is updating their standards on responsible sourcing by aligning them with the pharmaceutical industry standards, while meeting the requirements of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
Participants are invited to share their own reflections on how to update standards and implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in their supply chain.
Dato og tidNovember 13th 2015
14:00 - 16:00
DeltagereInvited Companies and stakeholders in the pharmaceutical industry
StedDIEH Hub, Overgaden Oven Vandet 10. 1415 CPH K
Counteracting Exploitation in European Supply Chains and launch of JETI due diligence report
The Joint Ethical Trading Initiatives of Norway (IEH), UK (ETI) and Denmark (DIEH) warmly invite you to a seminar in Oslo on December 9th concerning migrant workers in European supply chains.
At the seminar you will hear from international experts in the field such as Neill Wilkins of Institute of Business and Human Rights and David Camp from the Association of Labour providers.
As there will be a particular focus on counteracting exploitation in Italian agriculture, you will also hear from Italian stakeholders, from the Norwegian retailer NorgesGruppen (represented by their purchasing company UNIL), and there will be a panel discussion on what companies can do. Not least, we will launch our supply chain due diligence report of Italian agriculture.
Dato og tidDate: December 9th 2015
Time: 08:00 – 12:30
StedPlace: Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo
Host: Ethical Trading Initiative Norway (IEH)
Medlemsaktuelt: Ikea - How to manage adjacent supply chains? (Danish)
Do you have an eye for your adjacent supply chains?
Companies and organisations are increasingly focusing on developing sustainable supply chain management. However, in the process, adjacent supply chains, which involves waste disposal, maintenance, and food processing, can be overlooked.
DIEH invites you to an afternoon meeting with Ikea – a meeting that focuses on the company’s experiences in developing sustainable practices across its adjacent supply chains.
Jonas Engberg, Sustainability Manager at Ikea, will present the challenges and initiatives that Ikea has introduced in an effort to develop sustainable solutions across its adjacent supply chains.
Read more here
Dato og tidThursday December 10th, 2015
13:00 - 16:00
DeltagereDIEH members only
StedDIEH Hub, Overgaden Oven Vandet 10 st, 1415 København K
Introduktion til DIEH og DIEHs arbejde med Etisk Handel
Vil du vide mere om DIEH og vores arbejde med Etisk Handel? Så kom til introduktionstræning d. 16. december.
Hvad får du ud af det?
- Du får en introduktion til DIEH og initiativets medlemsforpligtelser
- Du vil blive introduceret til værktøjer, som kan bruges til at understøtte dit arbejde med Etisk Handel
- Du vil lære nærmere om, hvordan du og din virksomhed kan få mest muligt ud af DIEH