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modern slavery

How Confident Are You That Forced Labour Isn’t Happening In Your Supply Chain?

On one level, there is more awareness of human rights issues in the supply chain than ever before. We have the Modern Slavery Act of […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. It […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. […]

Socially Responsible Procurement – BHRE/LUPC Event Overview

Friday saw the BHRE/LUPC Symposium at the University of Greenwich, with the title of “Socially responsible public procurement: Protecting and promoting human rights as we […]

Modern Slavery In The Garment Industry – and Knickers In Gateshead

Back in my youth, age 15, I got a Saturday job to support my developing album-buying habit. A chap who lived over the road from […]

Guidance On Modern Slavery – How Clean Is Your Supply Chain?

Modern Slavery has become a really big issue within the human rights and corporate social responsibility agenda in recent years. As many more of us […]

Tackling Exploitation in the Supply Chain

LUPC and SUPC (London Universities and the Southern Universities Purchasing Consortia) held their second joint Conference & Exhibition last Wednesday 24th May in London’s South […]

LUPC / SUPC Conference – First Impressions and Highlights

Yesterday saw about 300 people assemble on London’s South Bank (well, not actually on the bank, you understand, that might have been damp not to […]

Modern Slavery and Procurement Obligations – Dr Olga Martin-Ortega at LUPC/SUPC Event

Another of the strong sessions at the recent London Universities and Southern Universities Purchasing Consortia joint conference was “Managing Human Rights Risks in the Supply […]