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Ahold Delhaize

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Netherlands

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1 April 2009

[PDF] Ahold - Overview of controversial business practices 2008

Author: Myriam Vander Stichele, SOMO - Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations

...in November 2008 non-governmental organizations...published their report about residues of pesticides on grapes in supermarkets. In the Netherlands, Albert Heijn [part of Ahold] was identified as having sold grapes with more pesticides residues...

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13 July 2009

[DOC] Ahold response to SOMO report

Author: Ahold

Albert Heijn is committed to keep the level of pesticides well below the maximum residue level (MRL) as established by European law...Ahold...became a member of the Round Table for Responsible Soy (RTRS) to make sure that the soy used in the...

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15 July 2009

Response by Ahold: SOMO "Overviews of controversial business practices in 2008" on companies including Ahold.

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1 September 2009

Carbon Disclosure Project finds improved disclosure of emissions among world's largest companies - Bayer, BASF, HSBC, Wal-Mart, Chevron lead

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1 September 2009

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project 2009 - Global 500 Report

Author: Carbon Disclosure Project

Following the increase in the number of CDP signatories, the standard of disclosure over the past seven years since the inception of CDP has increased dramatically... The number of Asian companies responding to CDP 2009 increasedby 39% (51 to 71) from...

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14 September 2009

USA: Report finds number of companies with top ratings for lesbian & gay policies increased 20% despite recession

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13 September 2009

[PDF] "Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index 2010:A report card on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality in Corporate America."

Author: Human Rights Campaign

305 businesses achieved the top rating of 100 percent this year, compared with 260 businesses in the previous year. This accounts for 58 businesses that reached 100 percent for the first time and 13 no longer on the list, for a net increase of 45...

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1 November 2009

[PDF] Corporate Human Rights Reporting: An Analysis of Current Trends

Author: Elizabeth Umlas, commissioned by Realizing Rights, Global Reporting Initiative, UN Global Compact

This independent analysis, based on a review of 57 recent sustainability reports from companies representing a range of industry sectors, presents examples of encouraging trends in human rights reporting, as well as indications of key areas where...

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1 January 2010

[PDF] Human Trafficking and Business: Good Practices to Prevent and Combat Human Trafficking

Author: United Nations Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking (UN.GIFT)

This brochure presents an overview and introduction to human trafficking and the role that business can play in addressing it...Human trafficking is not currently well integrated into the Corporate Responsibility (CR) programmes...[a]lthough this is...

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14 January 2010

Haiti: US companies including Coca Cola, Wal-Mart, Procter & Gamble, UPS, General Motors pledge humanitarian aid to earthquake victims

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