Forced labor and the S of ESG

October 2023
Magnifying glass in the laptop in the dark

As organizations increasingly report on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives, the social aspects can present a hidden challenge due to the subjective nature of social metrics, measurability and reporting, and a perceived lack of financial relevance to investors and businesses.

In this Governance and Compliance Magazine article, the authors discuss forced labor issues and other metrics investors need to vet to mitigate exposure to negative social factors.