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“European Union Passes Conflict Minerals Legislation” – Source Intelligence – June 16, 2016

According to an article published on June 16, 2016 on Source Intelligence:  “(o)n Wednesday, June 15th, The European Union (EU) agreed to outline a deal to facilitate a focus on transparency in the supply chain. This legislation concerns the sourcing of conflict minerals, not just in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but from high-risk […]

“Mapping supply chains with megaretailer Marks & Spencer” – GreenBiz – June 16, 2016

On June 16, 2016 GreenBiz reported that “M&S unveiled its new supplier map alongside the company’s first human rights report last week as part of a 2016 update on progress toward 2020 corporate targets. A total of 1,231 factories in 53 countries are visualized on the global map, with the capability to zoom in on […]