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Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights
"Report of the Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises"...
Nigeria: Total distributes 500 treated mosquito nets to local community in effort to minimize risk of malaria
Author: Chinyere Abiaziem, Daily Independent (Nigeria)
'Total distributes 500 mosquito nets to Ibafor community', 19 May 2015: …Total Group Nigeria, has partnered with the Ibafo community…of Lagos to provide Long Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets (LLINs) to 500 households within the community. The project...
- Related companies: Total
Author: Mark Hodge, Global Business Initiative on Human Rights
On June 1st, Ed Potter, Director of Global Workplace Rights at The Coca-Cola Company retires. In order to mark the occasion of Ed's retirement, a number of business leaders wanted to express their appreciation for his contribution to the agenda and to...
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- Related companies: ABB General Electric HP (Hewlett-Packard) IBM Kimberly-Clark Lenovo Levi Strauss Microsoft Motorola Mobility (part of Lenovo) Novo Group Novo Nordisk (part of Novo Group) Shell Total Unilever Walt Disney
So. Africa: Sasol abandons litigation challenging stricter air emission standards; includes company comments
Author: Melanie Gosling, iol (So. Africa)
'Sasol drops air pollution court challenge', 29 Apr 2015: Petrochemicals giant Sasol has dropped its court challenge to have…stricter new air pollution laws scrapped. Th[is]…comes after the Department of Environmental Affairs granted Sasol several...
A country guide on business and human rights in South Africa has been produced by the South African Human Rights Commission together with the Danish Institute for Human Rights. the report seeks to raise awareness of the key human rights abuses...
Author: Global Business Initiative on Human Rights; Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
"Respect In Practice: United Nations Third Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights: 1-3 December 2014", 25 Mar 2015...
Author: Observatoire des multinationales (France)
Nous avons besoin d’en savoir plus sur le véritable bilan des grandes entreprises françaises en matière économique, environnementale ou sociale, au-delà de ce que les entreprises elles-mêmes choisissent de mettre en avant dans leurs documents...