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Report links financial sector to human rights abuses of asylum-seekers in Australia's offshore detention centres
Ferrovial could be liable for crimes against humanity over conditions in Australia’s refugee camps in Papua New Guinea; incl. company comments
Author: Ben Doherty & Patrick Kingsley, Guardian (UK)
"Refugee camp company in Australia 'liable for crimes against humanity'", 25 Jul 2016...
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Banktrack presents human rights abuses’ allegations by Drummond in Colombia to 7 banks providing finance to the coal company; only 2 disclose any action taken in response
In its second Human Rights Impact Assessment briefing, Banktrack contacted seven banks that provided loans to coal company Drummond. The Dutch peace movement PAX has investigated reports of links between violence in Colombia and mining companies...
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Author: Miguel Ángel Pallares, El Universal (México)
Gigantes multinacionales como Walmart, BBVA Bancomer, McDonald’s y Domino’s Pizza pagan desde 15.3 pesos la hora laboral en México, equivalente a salarios quincenales desde mil 200 pesos…y en contraste generan…utilidades que ascienden a los 30 mil...
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BBVA is fully committed to responsible banking through a business model based on the principles of integrity, transparency and prudence, which govern all our policies and conduct, being its priorities promoting a transparent, clear and responsible...
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