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- Mit Bezug auf: Still Waiting For Nike To Respect the Right to Organize
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Nike
Agrochemical giants must make amends for pesticide-caused deaths by funding rural education in the developing world and phasing out their most dangerous chemicals, an environmental group [Environmental Justice Foundation] said yesterday...Monsanto.....
Autor/in: Environmental Justice Foundation
An estimated three million reported cases of pesticide associated acute poisoning occur annually, resulting in 220,000 deaths. 99% of these occur in the developing world...[page 21 of report lists recommendations to the Agrochemical Industry, including...
Autor/in: Felicity Lawrence, Guardian [UK]
Union appeals to shoppers as evidence from factory workers alleges exploitative conditions...They [activists] presented a New York conference yesterday with documented evidence of "abusive working conditions" collected from interviews with 200 people...
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Gap
Autor/in: UN Wire
A new report released today by the nongovernmental Worldwatch Institute urges better monitoring of trade in natural resources taken from conflict zones, saying that such imports fuel brutal conflicts in the developing world..."Brutal wars over natural...