28 - 29 September 2023, Virtual Course
RESPONSIBLE SOURCING: DRIVING SUSTAINABILITY IN SUPPLY CHAINS
As companies aim to improve their own efforts in the areas of ESG, there is also an increased focus in managing third-party risk and building supply chains and distribution networks in a sustainable manner. Third parties – suppliers, distributors, and other business partners – are considered an extension of a company and sometimes determine a company’s ESG footprint. For this reason it is in the company’s best interest to build a strong third party risk management programme and encourage them to adopt acceptable ESG standards.
The regulatory drivers that are influencing ESG due diligence in supply chains, with a particular focus on the upcoming Corporate
Sustainability Due Diligence Directive
The best practices in supply chains due diligence and procurement processes
Sustainable and inclusive growth through Responsible Sourcing
Strategies and levers to decarbonize the supply-chain
Besides being addressed to Corporate Sustainability Officers, the course is also designed to the benefit of a Procurement officers and HR officers within listed and non-listed companies of all sectors.
Professor of Law & Finance, Amsterdam Law School and Amsterdam Business School
Human rights and Duty of Vigilance expert – KPMG ESG Center of Excellence France
Supply chain decarbonization expert – KPMG ESG Center of Excellence France