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What are examples of unfair labor practices? Corporate Social Responsibility: Definition and Examples. Credit: Kokliang/Shutterstock Corporate social responsibility (CSR) refers to business practices involving initiatives that benefit society.

Corporate Social Responsibility: Definition and Examples

A business's CSR can encompass a wide variety of tactics, from giving away a portion of a company's proceeds to charity, to implementing "greener" business operations. There are a few broad categories of social responsibility that many of today's businesses are practicing: Environmental efforts: One primary focus of corporate social responsibility is the environment. Employees’ Religious Needs: Accommodate Them or Face Costly Consequences - HR Information for BC Tourism Employers - go2HR. Employers might be surprised to learn that companies must accommodate their employees’ religious needs to the point of undue hardship or face costly consequences.

Employees’ Religious Needs: Accommodate Them or Face Costly Consequences - HR Information for BC Tourism Employers - go2HR

In most cases, accommodation might be as simple as substituting another day off, with pay, to allow the employee to observe his or her religious holiday. Meanwhile, how does the law view an employee’s need for spiritual practices, not deemed religious, such as daily meditation or wiccan prayers or blessings? The law applies only to those who hold a sincere belief that falls within the broad definition of religion. The Relationship Between Labor And the Catholic Church. By SISTER BRENDA WALSH, RACINE DOMINICAN For over a century the Catholic Church has addressed labor and economic development issues.

The Relationship Between Labor And the Catholic Church

This is the 120th anniversary of “Rerum Novarum” written by Pope Leo X111. Information for Saskatchewan Businesses and Industry. Information on employment standards and workplace rights and responsibilities for Saskatchewan employers and employees.

Information for Saskatchewan Businesses and Industry

Information on Saskatchewan legislative acts and regulations pertaining to employment and labour. Complaints, Investigations, Enforcement, and Fines Information on employment standards complaints including how to file a complaint, employer’s responsibilities, and summaries of all employment standard enforcement outcomes from the current year and archives of previous years. Employment Agencies. Introduction to International Labour Standards. "Experience shows that economic growth is not sufficient.

Introduction to International Labour Standards

We must do more to empower individuals through decent work, support people through social protection, and ensure the voices of the poor and marginalized are heard. As we continue our efforts to achieve the Millenium Development Goals and shape a post-2015 development agenda, let us make social justice central to achieving equitable and sustainable growth for all.

" (Note 1 ) Labour & Human Rights - Supplier Responsibility - Apple (CA) Fair Labor Association. Companies that join the FLA commit to ten Principles of Fair Labor and Responsible Sourcing (and/or Production) and agree to uphold the FLA Workplace Code of Conduct in their supply chain.

Fair Labor Association

The Code of Conduct is based on International Labour Organization (ILO) standards, and seeks to protect the workers who manufacture the clothing, footwear, electronics, agricultural products and other items enjoyed by consumers around the world. Preamble The FLA Workplace Code of Conduct defines labor standards that aim to achieve decent and humane working conditions. Ethics in practice - Providing consumers with ethically sourced garments - Primark. A company needs to be constantly alert to the challenges of operating ethically.

Ethics in practice - Providing consumers with ethically sourced garments - Primark

It needs to develop ethical practices and principles that are supported and adopted throughout the business and to work in partnership with the many industry and international bodies seeking to secure ethical practices and protect the rights of employees. Code of Conduct Primark bases its Code of Conduct on the International Labour Organization's (ILO) Code.