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14 February 2017

Azerbaijan: Oil workers’ rights abuses include discrimination, lack of union rights, health & safety violations, says NGO report; includes firms comments

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14 February 2017

BP response

Author: BP

BP’s decisions with regard to redundancies and their implementation process are made strictly in compliance with BP’s Code of Conduct, as well as with the relevant legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan...BP has created a work environment of mutual...

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14 February 2017

Report for 2016 on Evaluation of the implementation of legislation on labor, economic, social and civil rights in Azerbaijan’s oil sector

Author: Oil-Workers’ Rights Protection Organization (OWRPO)

[Unofficial translation of report extract:] This report was developed by experts of Oil-Worker’s Rights Protection Organization Public Union (OWRPO PU) on the basis of applications and complaints of employees working in oil sector of the country.....

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9 February 2017

Publish What You Pay urges oil, gas & mining firms to support US law on disclosure of payments to govts. - statements of support by 13 firms

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre has invited 30 companies to respond to an open letter by Publish What You Pay coalitions and several of their member NGOs.  The letter urges the 30 companies to issue statements in support of disclosure by...

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1 February 2017

Is Congress voting for corruption?

Author: [opinion] Isabel Munilla, senior policy advisor for extractive industries - Oxfam America, in The Hill (USA)

...[You] might find it perplexing that scrapping an anti-corruption law is at the top of the congressional to-do list in Washington.  But Congress will seek to do just that this week by voting to roll back rules to implement the landmark bipartisan...

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31 January 2017

US Congress undoes Dodd-Frank regulations on extractive industry revenue transparency

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26 January 2017

FACT Coalition urges US Congress to keep anti-corruption provisions of Dodd-Frank Act

Author: Financial Accountability & Corporate Transparency Coalition

“Letter to House Urging Lawmakers to Oppose Efforts to Overturn the Bipartisan Cardin-Lugar Anti-Corruption Measure”, 26 January 2017...

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13 January 2017
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Author: NOVACT, International Institute for Nonviolent action

“La Fuerza Invisible en Colombia. Análisis del rol y el impacto de las Empresas Militares y de Seguridad Privada (EMSP) en los derechos humanos y en el proceso de construcción de paz en Colombia”...

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13 January 2017

Commentary: Companies with inclusive LGBT policies gain significant economic benefits

Author: Antonio Zappulla, Thomson Reuters Foundation News (UK)

"To advance LGBT rights, companies must think "glocally"", 12 Jan 2017...

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1 January 2017

Leigh Day hit with £27 million indemnity costs order in Colombian pipeline case

Author: David Bowden, David Bowden Law (UK)

...Stuart-Smith J dismissed all claims in July 2016...against BP Exploration Company (Colombia) Limited in relation to damage which Colombian farmers claimed they had suffered...The claimants’ cases were funded by means of a ‘no win, no fee’...

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