Agriculture/food/beverage/tobacco/fishing

Explore categories within this category

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Story
2 January 2018

USA: Women in Hollywood launch initiative to fight systemic sexual harassment in workplaces nationwide

See full story

Article
27 November 2017

Commentary: Access to remedy should also address impacts of non-violative corporate acts

Author: David Birchall, Business and Human Rights Journal

"Access to Remedy and Corporate Human Rights Impacts", 27 Nov 2017...

Read more

Article
27 November 2017

Commentary: GBI & BHRRC share insights on effective remedy through multi-stakeholder engagement

Author: Jo Reyes, GBI & Christen Dobson, BHRRC, Business and Human Rights Journal

"Effective Remedy: The power and pitfalls of multi-stakeholder engagement", 25 Nov 2017...

Read more

Article
27 November 2017

States & businesses discuss deforestation initiatives at Forests Global Climate Action day

Author: UNFCCC

"New National and Corporate Climate Action on Forests at COP23", 12 Nov 2017...

Read more

Article
22 November 2017

Commentary: Companies' ineffective grievance mechanisms can amplify consequences of human rights abuses

Author: Jeff Conant, Friends of the Earth U.S., Business and Human Rights Journal

"Failures of redress, or when is a grievance mechanism not a grievance mechanism?", 22 Nov 2017...

Read more

Article
12 November 2017

Interview: Mars discusses sustainable land use and efforts to combat climate change

Author: Ashley Allen, We Mean Business

Ashley Allen, Senior Manager Sustainability at Mars Inc. spoke to the We Mean Business coalition about the critical role of sustainable land use for the company’s success and calls on companies to double down on their climate action…

Read more

Article
29 October 2017

Zambia: ILO latest report on child labour says Zambia's agricultural sector accounting for more than 90% of child laborers in the country

Author: Christine Mwaaba, The Times of Zambia (Zambia)

"Zambia: Tackling Child Labour in Agro Sector", 16 Oct 2017...

Read more

Article
21 October 2017

Zimbabwe: Farm workers & unions express concern over "slavery on Zimbabwe farms"

Author: Harare 24 News (Zimbabwe)

"Uproar over 'slavery' on Zimbabwe farms", 21 Sept 2017...

Read more

Article
7 October 2017

Indonesia: Mayor condemns two factories that dump hazardous & toxic waste into Bekasi River

Author: The Jakarta Post

"Bekasi Mayor condemns two factories for river pollution", 5 October 2017...

Read more

Article
24 August 2017

Germany: Supermarket removes all foreign groceries from its shelves to raise awareness about racism

Author: Yahoo News

A supermarket in Germany has taken all foreign groceries off its shelves to show how just little would be left for people to buy if racists got their own way. The Edeka supermarket in Hamburg made the move to make a point about the narrow-minded views...

Read more