How large companies look after the workplace rights of employees (WP1428)

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We discuss how they deal with partners working in other countries where policies are different, how they work together to create a momentum of change, how far a company’s reach extends and how they get involved in the standards of sporting events. Contributor: Brent Wilton, Director, Global Workplace Rights, The Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta

The role of sport in development (WP1227)

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We talk about the similarity of issues around the world and discuss the impact of how sporting activities help young people. We ask if any sport works better than others and how you balance inspiration and aspiration with unachievable ambition. Contributors: Chris Grant, Chief Executive, The Sported Foundation, London Andre Ross, Co-Founder and Chairperson, Jala […]

Africa – opportunities and obstacles (WP1329)

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We ask why Africa doesn’t have enough water and if what they have is being used in the most effective way. We discuss why extractive industries are important in terms of water and how you build trust between the large companies and locals. Contributors: Paul Chineegadoo, Chief Executive Officer, HEART-PPP, London Howard Roberts, Development Director, […]

Transparency and accountability in major companies and corporations (WP1213)

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We discuss whether the mining and oil industry are in the lead of developing transparency and accountability and ask if the traditional face of diplomacy is different to diplomacy that is carried out in international business organisations? Contributor is: Richard Morgan, International Government Relations Adviser, Anglo American plc, London Other podcasts in this series: Extractives […]