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2 March 2017

The future of energy: As business commitments to renewable energy increase, so must the sector's respect for human rights

Author: Jim McClelland, Times (UK)

"The energy sector post-Paris", 2 Mar 2017...

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17 January 2017

Business strategies to implement SDGs will enable long-term growth, says report

Author: Business & Sustainable Development Commission

"Better Business, Better World", January 2017...

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17 January 2017

The role of business in implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals - new reports

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9 January 2017

Tracking human rights violations & environmental impacts in lithium batteries supply chains in China, DRC & So. America

This series of stories in the Washington Post found that the manufacture of lithium-ion batteries - the power source for smartphones, laptops and electric cars - is linked to human rights abuses and environmental pollution in cobalt mines in Congo,...

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2 January 2017

South Korea halts BMW, Porsche, Nissan sales over potential breach of emission limits

Author: Reuters

South Korea has banned the sale of 10 models of Nissan, BMW and Porsche vehicles after the carmakers were found to have fabricated certification documents, in the latest fallout from the Volkswagen emissions scandal. The government announced in August...

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7 December 2016

Germany: Companies pull advertising from rightwing US website Breitbart after criticism by social media campaign

Author: Associated Press

Several large German companies, including carmaker BMW, have pulled their ads from U.S.-based news and opinion website Breitbart due to concerns about its content, following a similar move by cereal maker Kellogg's. The German boycott was spurred by a...

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5 October 2016
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30 September 2016

Amnesty Intl. finds cobalt in electric car batteries are mined using child labour; company responses included

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26 September 2016

Ranking companies on diversity & inclusion - new index for investors

Author: Thomson Reuters (UK)

Thomson Reuters Launches D&I Index - Reveals Top 100 Most Diverse & Inclusive Organizations Globally...

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8 August 2016

India: Investigations highlight child labour, debt bondage & illegal operations in mica mines

Investigations highlighted incidences of child labour, debt-bondage and unsafe work conditions mica mines of various indian states. Many of these mines are reported to be operating without licenses. The mica sourced from some of these mines is...

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