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17 November 2017

New brief calls on EU to adopt mandatory corporate human rights due diligence legislation

Author: European Coalition for Corporate Justice

"The EU competence and duty to regulate corporate responsibility to respect Human Rights through mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence", November 2017...

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13 November 2017

ASEAN: Be For the People, Work With the People

Author: Organisations represented at the 2017 ASCS/APF

" Statement of the ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People's Forum 2017", 10 November 2017...

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8 November 2017

Creation of an "Access to remedy fund" in order to improve access to justice for victims of corporate abuse proposed by group of lawyers

Author: Elise Groulx Diggs & Martijn Scheltema, in L4BB

" Access to remedy fund proposed - A group of lawyers is proposing a fund to improve access to justice for victims of human rights violations by corporations", 8 Nov 2017...

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NGO rejoinder
8 November 2017

Re: Resolution on the Israeli Settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan

Author: Access Now; Center for Constitutional Rights; Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO); CORE; Corporate Accountability Lab; FIDH (International Federation for Human Rights); International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR); Project on Organizing, Development, Education, and Research (PODER)

...The undersigned organizations represent national and international civil society organizations specializing in business and human rights. We write concerning the Resolution…request[ing] the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights…to...

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6 November 2017

“Avanzando hacia tratado vinculante de empresas transnacionales y derechos humanos”

Author: Fundeps

25 de octubre de 2017...

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Article
1 November 2017

Introducing the We Mean Business Climate Policy Tracker

Author: David Wei, We Mean Business

...[W]e are excited to introduce the Climate Policy Tracker, an online tool led by We Mean Business coalition partner BSR, which is intended to help businesses realize the immense benefits of embracing a low-carbon future by providing up-to-date...

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Article
30 October 2017

Commentary explores community benefits from wind farms

Author: David McDermott Hughes, Boston Review

"Who Owns the Wind?", 24 October 2017...

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Article
27 October 2017

Press Release: We Are Still In Outlines COP23 Plans

Author: We Are Still In

…American non-federal leaders formally announced their plans...for a U.S. Climate Action Center and U.S. delegations of climate leaders at the next round of UN climate talks (COP23) to be held in Bonn, Germany. The initiative, spearheaded through the...

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26 October 2017
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Author: Holger Hembach, CSR News

Wenn von CSR die Rede ist, sind meist freiwillige Maßnahmen gemeint, mit denen Unternehmen ihrer gesellschaftlichen Verpflichtung gerecht zu werden versuchen. Stefanie Khoury and David Whyte untersuchen in ihrem Buch „Corporate Human Rights Violations...

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Article
22 October 2017

Philippines: Commission on Human Rights sets preliminary conference on 11 December for case against 47 carbon producers

Author: Greenpeace

"ExxonMobil, Shell among companies told to attend human rights investigation over climate change", 20 October 2017...

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