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Social Responsibility and New Ethical Standards for Procurement

Author(s):

Jeanette Rennie C.P.M.
Jeanette Rennie C.P.M., Supplier Diversity Officer, The World Bank Group, 202/458-0438; jrennie1@worldbank.org
Peter Easley, Esq
Peter Easley, Esq, Senior Contracts Officer, The World Bank Group, 202/458-1504; peasley@worldbank.org

90th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2005 - San Antonio, TX
Abstract

Today’s business environment is demanding that organizations understand and meet certain social responsibility measures as a condition of contract award. Reputational risk can no longer be controlled through first tier contracting alone. This paper identifies the challenges in dealing with Corporate Social Responsibility, and provides approaches and strategies which allow for the synchronization of various social issues.

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