DATA & RESEARCH

RepRisk: Oil & Gas Sector

By |2017-08-03T16:21:31+00:00March 10th, 2017|Risk and Reputation, Special Reports|

June 2017 marks the seventh month since the Paris Climate Agreement came into force on November 4, 2016. The Agreement, which has been ratified by 148 member states of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), was drafted in 2015 as a global effort to combat climate change by limiting the rise in ...

RepRisk Special Report: Human Trafficking

By |2017-01-15T20:42:58+00:00September 13th, 2016|Risk and Reputation, Special Reports|

The United Nations Trafficking in Persons Protocol broadly defines Human Trafficking as the “recruitment, transportation, and harboring of persons by means of abduction, coercion, or deception for the purpose of exploitation.” According to the Human Rights Law Network, human trafficking is the third largest form of global organized crime, after firearms and drugs. The International ...

RepRisk Special Report: Forced Labor

By |2017-01-15T20:43:01+00:00September 1st, 2016|Risk and Reputation|

The International Labour Organization (ILO) defines the term “forced labor” as: “situations in which persons are coerced to work through the use of violence or intimidation, or by subtler means such as accumulated debt, retention of identity papers, or threats of denunciation to immigration authorities.” In 2014, the ILO reported that a total of 21 ...

Part 3 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Enabling Ethical Leadership: Equipping Your Board to Govern with Integrity

By |2018-06-11T19:33:56+00:00July 10th, 2016|***RSS ETH Events, Boards and Governance|

On June 28, 2016, Ethisphere hosted the third and final installment of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies® Data Insights on board governance. The webcast featured Ethisphere’s Douglas Allen, Managing Director, Data Services; and Erica Salmon Byrne, EVP and Executive Director of Business Ethics Leadership Alliance. We also heard from Richard Buchband, Senior Vice President, General ...

RepRisk Special Report: ASEAN Series: Philippines

By |2017-04-07T13:52:51+00:00June 7th, 2016|Risk and Reputation, Special Reports|

In August 2015, CNN Money forecast that the Philippines would be the fourth fastest growing economy in 2015, after China, Qatar, and India. The Asian Development Bank reported a 5.8 percent growth in the country’s GDP in 2015, and estimated that this would increase to 6 percent in 2016. Recent growth has been mainly fueled ...

Part 2 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Building a Competitive Advantage Through Trust

By |2018-06-11T19:28:52+00:00May 31st, 2016|***RSS ETH Events, Corporate Culture|

On May 25, 2016 Ethisphere hosted the second of the 3-Part Data Insights series highlighting best practices and key takeaways on Corporate Culture and Building a Competitive Advantage Through Trust from the 2016 World's Most Ethical Companies. Data and trends from the last 3 years were shared by Ethisphere's Managing Director, Data & Services, ...

Part 1 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Processes and Practices of Leading Compliance Programs

By |2018-06-11T19:26:33+00:00April 29th, 2016|***RSS ETH Events, Compliance and Ethics|

In a global setting, doing business the right way can be a challenge. But to help companies move beyond the traditional compliance standards, Ethisphere recently hosted the first of a three-part webcast series titled, The Department of Know: Processes and Practices of Leading Compliance Programs – And How to Move Your Own Company Forward. ...

RepRisk Special Report ASEAN Series: Indonesia

By |2017-01-15T20:43:07+00:00April 14th, 2016|Risk and Reputation|

Indonesia, with a 2014 GDP of USD 888.5 billion and a population of over 250 million4, is the largest economy in the ASEAN Economic Community. When Joko Widodo was elected President of Indonesia on October 20, 2014, there were hopes that the new government would accelerate the reforms started by his predecessor, Susilo Bam- bang ...

RepRisk Special Report: ASEAN Series: Lower Mekong Basin: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand & More

By |2017-01-15T20:43:07+00:00April 13th, 2016|Risk and Reputation|

In our second report on the member countries of the ASEAN Economic Community, which was created on November 22, 2015, we take an in-depth look at Cambodia, Lao PDR (Laos), Thailand, and Vietnam, the four countries located along the Lower Mekong River. In recent decades, these countries have experienced considerable economic growth, which has fueled ...

GES Survey: A Few Key Topics in Corporate Ethics

By |2017-01-15T20:43:07+00:00March 31st, 2016|***RSS ETH Events, Corporate Culture|

On March 9 and 10, 2016, more than four hundred executives from the world's leading companies gathered in New York City for Ethisphere's Global Ethics Summit.  Thinking that this presented a great opportunity to gather insight about a few leading topics in corporate integrity, we asked the group to respond to a few questions. We're happy to share ...