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Headquarters in France
Author: International Trade Union Confederation
Author: Agence France-Presse (AFP)
"Two dead, dozens injured in collapse at Myanmar luxury hotel building site", 23 June 2015...
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1. Does your company have investments or operations in Myanmar or is it seriously considering investing or operating there? If so, please provide information on the nature of these investments, and which geographic areas and communities they will...
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Myanmar: Kerry’s stay at hotel owned by US-blacklisted tycoon highlights difficulty of avoiding companies with ties to military
Author: AP, ABC News
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Author: Michael Fichter (Global Labour University of Germany) & Dimitris Stevis (Colorado State University), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
Global Union Federations have made significant progress in advancing Global Framework Agreements that create arenas for labor relations based on the Core Labor Standards of the...ILO. These Agreements...are a means of setting minimum standards and...
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Author: Christine Lagoutte, Le Figaro (France)
Neuf entreprises…vont signer ce jeudi une convention pour l'égalité professionnelle hommes-femmes avec…la ministre du Droit des femmes. Il s'agit d'Axa, Allianz France, Casino, la Caisse des dépôts, Randstad, LVMH, Orangina Schweppes, HSBC et Coca...
Author: Tim Smedley, Financial Times (UK)
Today, quotas governing the representation of women in the boardroom are being held in reserve in case voluntary action proves ineffective. When Lord Davies concluded in his report of 2011 that quotas for women at board level were not necessary, he...
[PDF] Calling for Corporate Accountability: A Guide to the 2011 OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
Author: OECD Watch
[Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Glencore, POSCO, Shell, Statkraft and Ratiopharm to respond to certain allegations in the guide. Responses provided.] The guide is intended to help you understand how the dispute resolution...
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Author: Scheherazade Daneshkhu and James Boxell, FT
[In France,] [n]o women currently head any of the CAC 40, the country’s 40 biggest companies...This is despite...a law passed in 2011...which required big companies based in France to fill 20 per cent of board seats with women by 2014, and 40 per cent...