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Does the company disclose the name of the board member responsible for human rights and environmental issues in the business?
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When a brand discloses the board member responsible for overseeing social and environmental performance within the company it provides an indication of the significance placed on addressing these issues within the company.
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In this question you are being asked to identify whether the company publicly discloses which board member or board committee is accountable for human rights and environmental issues. Start by looking for the name of the board member or board committee who is responsible for social and environmental issues.

Where to look for this information:
- Investor relations documents
- Corporate Social Responsibility report
- Contact page
- Company Code of Conduct
- In Modern Slavery Statement or California Transparency Act disclosure
- Company documents
- Company policies
- Company websites
- Company code of conduct
- Parent company documents (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company policies (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company websites (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company code of conduct (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)

Good keywords for your searches include:
- Governance
- Board member
- Board committee
- Board of Directors
- Chair of Committee
- Committee

Things to watch out for:
- This must be a specific board member, an individual person, such as the chair of the relevant committee.