The Business Role In Addressing Modern-Day Slavery

Humanity United CEO Randy Newcomb writes on the responsibility of corporations to address slavery and abuse in supply chains.

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September 24, 2015
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Randy Newcomb, CEO of Humanity United, shared a piece today on the role of business in addressing modern-day slavery. KnowTheChain was created by Humanity United as part of its commitment to work with the business community to address forced labor in corporate supply chains.

At Humanity United, we believe that market forces and businesses can be a powerful force for positive social change. That is why, over the past ten years, we’ve advocated for policy solutions related to supply chain transparency and accountability. We’ve also worked in specific commodities, like palm oil and seafood, and we’ve supported the development of tools and solutions designed to help companies better understand and address the issue of forced labor in their supply chains.

Read the full article here.