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In good supply: ensuring ethics in the mobile phone supply chain Some 18 million people are employed in the electronics trade worldwide, and exploitation is rife. One mobile phone manufacturer is going to ... Written in partnership with The Phone Co-op
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Rooted in unity: Employee-owned businesses are doing well by doing good Employee ownership is having a moment in the UK. Founder of Riverford, Guy Singh-Watson, explains why he handed the reins to his workforce ... Agriculture Food Good Business
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Social enterprises outperform traditional business, says new research The new report demonstrates the strength of social businesses, just as Social Enterprise UK launched a celebrity-backed campaign to get cons... Social Enterprise Society
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Rotterdam’s circular economy to create 7,000 jobs The Dutch city unveils ambitious plan driven by sustainability... Economics Environment World
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The doctor fighting poverty by prescribing money Where some doctors see only heart disease or depression, Canadian GP Gary Bloch also sees poverty and homelessness. He realised that his pat... Health Lifestyle Money Society
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‘When life gives you sour lemons, make lemonade’ Positive News meets Sade Brown, founder of Sour Lemons. The social enterprise helps young people use adversity to their advantage in the cre... Written in partnership with Red Bull Amaphiko
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