This document sets out the Ground Rules for the construction and management of the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series. The FTSE JSE Responsible Investment Index Series comprises the following:

• The FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index, a market capitalisation weighted index calculated in ZAR on an end of day basis.

• The FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Top 30 Index, an equally weighted index calculated in ZAR on a real time basis.

The index series has been designed to identify South African companies with leading environmental, social and governance practices.

FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series - FTSE Russel and Johannesburg Stock Exchange, 2017 DOWNLOAD
The Global Slavery Index 2018
Publications 10 July 2018

Executive Summary Depriving someone of their freedom is a terrible violation. Modern slavery is a destructive, personal crime and an abuse of human rights. It is a widespread and profitable criminal industry but despite this it is largely invisible,...Read More

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Compendium of relevant reference materials and resources on ethical sourcing and prevention of trafficking in human beings for labour exploitation in supply chains
LegislationPublications 22 March 2018

The objective of the Compendium of Resources is to take stock of the existing legislation, policies, guidelines, recommendations, reports, studies, and other types of initiatives developed to better understand and respond to the global problem of tra...Read More

Legislating human rights due diligence: opportunities and potential pitfalls to the French duty of vigilance law
Publications 17 May 2017

By Anna Triponel and John Sherman Introduction On the evening of 23 March 2017, just as the deadline for a decision was approaching, the French Constitutional Court declaredthat the French law on the duty of vigilance (or duty of care) owed by pare...Read More

2017 OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct SUMMARY REPORT
PublicationsEvents 09 November 2017

When: June 29, 2017 – June 30, 2017 all-day

The OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct held on 29-30 June 2017 gathered participants from governments, businesses, trade unions and civil society to discuss responsible supply chains through due diligence; driving responsible institutional investment; the role of National Contact...

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