2008 Olympic Corporate Sponsor Darfur Report Card

Author: Dream for Darfur, Published on: 26 November 2007

In a report card released November 26, 2007, Dream for Darfur failed or gave Ds to 16 out of 19 top 2008 Olympic sponsors – among them Visa, Coke [Coca-Cola] and others known worldwide for their consumer brands – on their corporate social responsibility responses to China’s support of the genocide in Darfur. The report accompanying the report card is called: “And Now … Not a Word from Our Sponsors.” [also refers to General Electric, Johnson & Johnson, UPS, Atos Origin, Lenovo, Manulife, Panasonic (part of Matsushita), Samsung, Swatch, Anheuser-Busch, BHP Billiton, Eastman Kodak, Microsoft, Staples, Volkswagen]

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Related companies: adidas Anheuser-Busch (part of Anheuser-Busch InBev) Atos (formerly Atos Origin) BHP Billiton Coca-Cola General Electric Johnson & Johnson Lenovo Manulife Financial Matsushita (now Panasonic) McDonald's Microsoft Panasonic Samsung Staples Swatch UPS Visa Inc. Volkswagen