CNV

Research and advice on labour rights in the garment sector Research on grievance mechanisms For Dutch trade union federation CNV, we are examining the role trade unions can play in building and implementing effective international grievance mechanisms that help garment companies fulfil their due diligence obligations. Our focus is the position and participation of local…

Plan International

Private sector engagement for girls’ rights We helped the Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) programme, a lobby and advocacy programme carried out by Plan Nederland, Terre des Hommes and DCI-ECPAT, to develop ideas on engaging with the private sector. The GAA programme promotes equal rights and opportunities for girls and young women in 10 countries in Africa…

SEED

Understanding the impact of inclusive business For the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) we analysed the results and impacts of 13 SEED award winners in Colombia, India, Kenya, South Africa, Uganda and Vietnam. SEED used our analysis for a policy report. This report also included insights and recommendations for policymakers on the role of inclusive enterprises…

SNV

Strategic partnership coordination On behalf of the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), we coordinated the strategic partnership between SNV and KIT. The objective of this institutional collaboration was to generate leads for innovative approaches in agricultural development. The partnership raised the profile and increased the competitiveness of both organisations. As part of the partnership, we coordinated the production…

Stakeholder Forum

Discussion paper as input for Rio+20 For Stakeholder Forum and Vitae Civilis (now Oxfam Brazil) we wrote a discussion paper on redress mechanisms for human rights violations and responsible supply chains. With the paper, our clients sought to mobilise support for the idea of a UN convention on corporate accountability. Unfortunately, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in 2012 did…

Fundación Prohumana

Visit of Chilean business leaders to the Netherlands We helped Fundación Prohumana to organise a visit to the Netherlands for a delegation of 10 Chilean business leaders. They met with representatives of Dutch companies, governmental organisations and civil society organisations. The objective of the visit was to learn and exchange knowledge on corporate social responsibility (CSR). The video…