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21 May 2014

Report assesses financial institutions' responsibility to respect human rights: Case study on extractives

Author: Dutch Fair Bank Guide & Dutch Fair Insurance Guide

[Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited ABN Amro, Allianz, APG, CNPC, Delta Lloyd, Generali, GlencoreXstrata, ING, Legal & General, ONGC, Rabobank, Shell to respond - responses & non-responses provided.] In December 2013, the...

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26 April 2014

"Steep Rise in Allegations of Human Rights Abuse as Boom in Investment Brings Hope of Prosperity - New briefing paper on business and human rights in Eastern Africa" (announcement)

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26 April 2014

[PDF] Steep Rise in Allegations of Human Rights Abuse as Boom in Investment Brings Hope of Prosperity

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In a new briefing paper...Business & Human Rights Resource Centre...identifies three key trends in companies’ human rights impacts in the region...Executive Director...Phil Bloomer said: “The threat of the infamous ‘Resource Curse’ hangs heavy...

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24 March 2014
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Author: Reuters dans Jeune Afrique

Le Tchad a infligé une amende de 1,2 milliard de dollars à la filiale locale de la compagnie chinoise China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) pour atteintes à l'environnement. "Suite au non-respect de ses obligations et des violations répétées des...

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3 February 2014

Boundary spanning: moving towards strategic stakeholder engagement

Author: Anna Bulzomi (IPIS) for Lawyers for Better Business (L4BB)

To address complex issues..., companies have to let go of crisis-driven quick fixes and move towards...embedding strategic stakeholder engagement (SSE) into business practice. Companies...can reach out to non-corporate stakeholders to seek help in...

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20 January 2014

South Sudan civil war still no deterrent to Chinese firms

Author: Toh Han Shih, South China Morning Post

Hundreds of Chinese nationals and tens of thousands of refugees are fleeing the worsening civil war in South Sudan, yet Chinese companies are still investing billions of dollars in the troubled region. "Chinese companies, notably CNPC..., have...

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9 January 2014

U.S. SEC nudges Franklin Resources toward vote on Sudan holdings

Author: Ross Kerber, Reuters

U.S. regulators rejected a request by investment firm Franklin Resources Inc [holding company for Franklin Templeton] to skip a shareholder vote pressuring it to sell off holdings in companies linked to Sudan, whose president faces international war...

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17 December 2013

Recommendations from 2011, 2012 and 2013 concerning the companies Posco, Daewoo International Corporation, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC), GAIL India, Korea Gas Corporation (Kogas)

Author: Council on Ethics, Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (Norway)

On 2 May 2011 the Council on Ethics recommended the exclusion of the Korean companies Daewoo International Corporation and Korea Gas Corporation, as well as the Indian companies Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (ONGC) and GAIL India Ltd. (GAIL)...

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21 November 2013

[Video] Humanising Corporations: Dr Surya Deva at TEDxLingnanUniversity

Author: Surya Deva (City University of Hong Kong) for TEDxTalks

Dr Surya Deva is an Associate Professor at the School of Law of City University of Hong Kong as well as the Faculty Editor of the City University of Hong Kong Law Review...TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to...

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1 November 2013

[PDF] Briefing note - Africa Oil Week 2013: Oil & gas industry must improve its respect for human rights

Author: Aliou Diouf, Joseph Kibugu, Nokukhanya Mncwabe, Julia Mello Neiva, Gregory Regaignon - Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

The oil & gas industry has a vital role to play in Africa’s development. But too often exploration and extraction are linked to human rights abuses against local residents, oil & gas revenues prop up repressive governments, and the promise of...

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