Woolworths Group

Woolworths Group website: www.woolworthsgroupplc.com

According to its website, "Woolworths Group plc is principally a UK retailer focused on the home, family and entertainment."  To our knowledge, it is unrelated to Woolworths Holdings [South Africa] or Woolworths Limited [Australia].

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15 March 2017

Corporate Human Rights Benchmark Key Findings Report 2017

Author: Corporate Human Rights Benchmark Limited (CHRB Ltd)

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Author: Anchalee Pipattanawattanakul, Greenpeace

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15 December 2016

Turn the Tide

Author: Greenpeace

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15 December 2015

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Author: AAP

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Author: World Vision Australia

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Author: Pro Bono Australia

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31 August 2010

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Author: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Carbon Disclosure Project

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