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Natural Hazards Update – Pakistan, South Korea, China, Russia…

Aug 11th, 2010 | By
Natural Hazards Update – Pakistan, South Korea, China, Russia…

Maplecroft, a firm specializing in corporate risk intelligence, has compiled the following overview of natural disasters that have struck 15 countries in the past two weeks. Subscribers to the company’s web site can also download a Natural Disasters Index and maps showing economic losses associated with natural disasters.  Overview Pakistan. 11 August 2010. The death toll from
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Child Labor Supply Chain Risks in the BRICs

Jul 5th, 2010 | By
Child Labor Supply Chain Risks in the BRICs

Supply chain risks associated with child labor in the BRIC countries of Brazil, Russia, India and China are increasing according to a new report released by Maplecroft. The report analyzes the most recent events, reports and published raw data to offer a detailed overview of the child labor situation in the BRICs. It will enable business and investors to identify potential supply chain risks and investment risks arising from child labor in the world’s fastest growing economies.