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Autor/in: Christian Aid, Fatal Transactions, Friends of the Earth, Global Witness, Human Rights Watch, Intl. Human Rights Law Group, Intl. Peace Information Service, Intl. Rescue Committee, OECD Watch, Oxfam, Pax Christi, Save the Children, 11.11.11, CENADEP platform of Congolese organizations, Network of Human Rights Associations from South Kivu (RADHOSKI)
The United Nations Security Council should insist that member states launch immediate investigations into the involvement of multinational corporations accused of profiteering from the war in the Democratic Republic of Congo, said a leading group of...
Autor/in: Professor David Kinley
To what extent are the CSR issues outlined in this article being picked up by law firms and passed on to corporate clients? If little or none – why so?...[Are] the compliance and regulation oriented accountancy conglomerates (such as Price Waterhouse...
- Mit Bezug auf: Nike lawsuit (Kasky v Nike, re denial of labour abuses)
- Betreffende Unternehmen: EY (Ernst & Young) KPMG McKinsey PricewaterhouseCoopers
Autor/in: Ayesha Dias, Bureau for Development Policy (Democratic Governance) UNDP
...every stage of [the oil & natural gas sector] activity, from exploration exploitation, refining, manufacturing, storage, transportation and fuel use is fraught with environmental and social consequences – local, regional and global...The...
- Mit Bezug auf: Chevron lawsuit (re Nigeria) ExxonMobil lawsuit (re Aceh) Shell lawsuit (re Nigeria - Kiobel & Wiwa) Texaco/Chevron lawsuits (re Ecuador) Unocal lawsuit (re Myanmar) Mehr anzeigenWeniger anzeigen
- Betreffende Unternehmen: BP Chevron Citigroup Equinor (formerly Statoil) ExxonMobil Norsk Hydro (Hydro) PetroChina (part of China National Petroleum Corporation) Royal Dutch Shell (Shell) Talisman (part of Repsol) Texaco (part of Chevron) Total Unocal (part of Chevron)
Autor/in: Rights & Democracy
Rights & Democracy advised oil corporation Talisman today that future complicity in Sudanese human rights abuses could be liable for prosecution by the impending International Criminal Court.
- Mit Bezug auf: Talisman Advised - Further Abuses Could Result In Prosecution In International Criminal Court
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Talisman (part of Repsol)
Autor/in: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Victims of gross human rights violations, of forced labour with torture, victims of gender-based violence as well as families of murdered trade unionists now have some hope that the international community is moving resolutely towards an international...
Autor/in: Stephen Timms, New Economics Foundation, in Guardian [UK]
The prospects for poor countries look so bleak that we could be experiencing the end of development. The trickle of investment they receive focuses on exploiting natural resources. Getting the resources to tackle climate change seems impossible. But...
Autor/in: William A. Schabas, Professor of Human Rights Law at the National University of Ireland, Galway, and Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights, in International Review of the Red Cross No.42
Literally within days of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the end of the Rome Conference in July 1998 the Financial Times...published an article warning "commercial lawyers" that the treaty's accomplice...