Unilever

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Netherlands, United Kingdom

Unilever website: www.unilever.com

🔎 Run a search for “Unilever”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Story
17 September 2014

Business & human rights in Africa: Time for a responsibility revolution

A regional overview...

See full story

Article
5 September 2014

Chief executive of WaterAid Sweden calls on business to do more to improve access to clean water & improved sanitation

Author: Cecilia Chatterjee-Martinsen, chief executive of WaterAid Sweden in Guardian (UK)

"World Water Week: we must replicate Stockholm's water improvements", 2 Sep 2014...

Read more

Item
5 September 2014

Interview with Chris Jochnick on Oxfam's campaign to improve food companies' transparency & human rights practices

Author: Allison Aubrey & Dan Charles, NPR

[A] campaign called Behind the Brands, led by Oxfam International...is trying to make the inner workings of the 10 biggest food companies in the world more visible...Oxfam's goal is to nudge them by scoring them on a scale of 1 to 10 on a whole host...

Read more

Article
3 September 2014

Unilever & World Resources Institute partner to help combat deforestation through supply chain transparency

Author: World Resources Institute

"RELEASE: Unilever and WRI Announce Partnership to Increase Transparency of Key Commodity Supply Chains to Help End Tropical Deforestation", 1 Sep 2014...

Read more

Article
27 August 2014

Food Navigator highlights need for human rights due diligence when doing business in Southeast Asia

Author: Marta Kasztelan, Food Navigator Asia

“Human rights due diligence is part of the cost of business in SE Asia”, 21 August 2014...

Read more

Article
26 August 2014

Unilever quits BusinessEurope following tensions over lobby group's stance on environment & climate change

Author: Jessica Shankleman, BusinessGreen

"Unilever confirms it has quit BusinessEurope lobby group", 22 Aug 2014...

Read more

Article
12 August 2014

Nestlé & Tata commit to achieve 100% sustainable sourcing

Author: Hannah Ritchie, Sustainable Brands

"Nestlé, Tata Setting the Bar for 100% Sustainable Sourcing", 11 Aug 2014...

Read more

Story
7 August 2014

Working Paper says G8's initiative on food security in Africa, which involves corporations, "disregards fundamental principles of participation & accountability to human rights"

See full story

Article
30 July 2014

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 ...

Read more

Article
25 July 2014

UK: Former Labour MP's new book argues business can address social, environmental & humanitarian problems but says there are no "good companies" yet

Author: David Brindle, Guardian (UK)

"Corporates can lead on sustainability but there are no "good companies" yet", 23 Jul 2014...

Read more