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Video: Interview with Mike Posner of NYU Stern Center for Business & Human Rights at World Economic Forum
"WEF Davos 2015 Hub Culture Interview with Michael Posner", 21 Jan 2015 [refers to Coca-Cola, Nike, adidas, Unilever, H&M]
Author: Martin Boudot, Le Nouvel Observateur (France)
…[Dans] ce document sur les dessous de l’industrie du téléphone portable…[n]ous avons commencé par essayer d’identifier la chaîne de fabrication d’un téléphone…[ L]es grandes marques de smartphones…[t]outes, sauf Apple, ont utilisé l’argument du...
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USA: Nike says it pressured National Football League to improve handling of domestic abuse by players
Author: Matt Townsend, Bloomberg (USA)
"Nike CEO Says Company Took NFL to Task for Domestic Violence", 22 Oct 2014...
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Author: Prak Chan Thul, Reuters (Irrawaddy Myanmar)
"Cambodia Deploys Troops as Garment Workers Renew Wage Campaign”, 18 September 2014...
Commentary: US labour law must address companies' responsibility for working conditions at subcontractors, franchises
Author: Amy B. Dean, ABD Ventures, on Al Jazeera
"Why the McDonald’s labor decision is important for workers in the US", 23 Aug 2014...
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China: Nike supplier Qilitian’s relocation plan sparks strike by 300 workers over compensation; company claims demands are being handled
Author: China Labor Watch
“Nike supplier factory’s unpaid social insurance prompts strike”, 21 Jul 2014...
- Related companies: Nike
General Mills is 1st major food company to commit to decrease emissions across operations & supply chain to reduce human impact on climate change
Author: Marc Gunther, Guardian Sustainable Business
“General Mills joins climate change fight and requires pledges from suppliers too” - 28 July 2014 ...
Author: Ama Marston, Marston Consulting
"Women, Business and Human Rights: A background paper for the UN Working Group on Discrimination Against Women in Law and Practice", 7 Mar 2014 ...
Author: Marta Kasztelan, Ruom (Cambodia)
…[W]omen and men employed in Cambodia’s garment manufacturing industry donned the very items they labour to produce as they took part in…[the] “Beautiful Clothes, Ugly Reality” fashion Show...[The] models...carried signs…asking for the retraction of...