The aim of “Barrierefreie Schweiz” is to systematically collect information on accessibility in tourism and to communicate it as widely as possible. focusright manages the secretariat and provides operational and strategic support to the association.
Developing a CR strategy for a global business
focusright supported the company in the development of a customized and pragmatic CR strategy. A benchmark analysis comparing DER Touristik with its competitors showed its positioning within the industry. Interviews with senior management helped to identify and prioritize measures and to develop a roadmap.
Strategy for human rights due diligence
Evaluation of the current implementation, development of a human rights due diligence and supporting the identification of salient human rights as well as the elaboration of respective measures and action plan.
Monitoring of the National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights in Germany
focusright is part of the consortium carrying out this monitoring process on behalf of the German Government by 2020. The objective is to review to what extent companies based in Germany are meeting their due diligence requirements anchored in the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights (NAP).
Responsible business conduct and strategy development
Based on a gap and SWOT analysis, interviews of senior management the current state of existing sustainability management was assessed. A roadmap was prepared on the basis of the social, ecological, and economic challenges that were identified as relevant. focusright provides continuing support with a focus on responsible sourcing.
Get Started Tool for small- and medium-sized tour operators
The Get Started Tool is part of the website of the Roundtable Human Rights in Tourism and provides small- and medium-sized tour operators practical assistance in identifying human rights risks and measures to respect human rights into their operations and along their value chains.
Training concept for Swiss SMEs on human rights due diligence
focusright developed and implemented a training program for Swiss SMEs on human rights due diligence in line with the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) and OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
Study: Stocktaking of the implementation of the UNGPs by the Federal Council and Swiss companies
Review progress and challenges in the implementation of the UNGPs in Switzerland through the Swiss National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights (NAP): assessing the existing progress and challenges in the implementation of the UNGPs by Swiss businesses and Identifying whether there is a need to make revisions to the NAP.
Corporate engagement strategy for UNICEF
UNICEF Switzerland is increasingly seeking the cooperation with the private sector to integrate children's rights into companies’ policies and procedures. focusright supports the organisation with strategic guidance and implementation of concrete projects in collaboration with the private sector.