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We want a world where no one is left behind, one where human rights are at the foundation

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Standing up for a human rights-based recovery

As we mark UN Human Rights Day, the Covid-19 pandemic has made our resolve to help build a fairer, more inclusive world stronger than ever.

Average read time: 5 minutes

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Group of men and women who work in India’s informal waste sector.

Hindustan Unilever and UNDP India launch plastic circular economy project

New initiative will help create a circular economy for plastics in India by setting up material recovery facilities, promoting household segregation of waste and supporting the social inclusion of thousands of workers within the informal waste-picking sector.

Average read time: 2 minutes

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Working to advance respect for human rights every day

We’ve just launched a new policy outlining our commitment to responsible business with respect for human rights as its foundation, particularly in the context of modern-day challenges for society and our planet.

Average read time: 4 minutes

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What does Web3 mean for marketing?

Our Chief Digital and Commercial Officer Conny Braams shares her views on how we must unite to ensure the next iteration of the internet is a safer place for people to shop, stream, work and play.

Average read time: 6 minutes

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Watch our 2022 Cannes Lions-winning campaigns

Congratulations to Dove, Vaseline, Sir Kensington’s, OMO and Hindustan Unilever for winning at this year’s International Festival of Creativity

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Building equity and equality with Pride

From peer-to-peer support by our proUd network to policies that promote and protect a fully inclusive workplace, we look at how equity is helping to level the playing field for our LGBTQI+ colleagues and what impact we can have in the wider business community

Average read time: 6 minutes

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Can smart tech make our workplaces safer?

Collision-preventing transponders, safety reporting apps and artificial intelligence are just three examples of how technology is helping to reduce accidents in our workplaces. We asked three colleagues to reflect on how technology has addressed their safety concerns.

Average read time: 4 minutes

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