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23 August 2019

UK: AkzoNobel factory workers prepare to strike following management threats to withdraw from wage negotiations unless workers accept initial pay offer

Author: David Vincent, East Anglian Daily Times

"Factory workers threaten strike action in bitter pay dispute", 20 August 2019...

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4 November 2017

More companies commit to low-carbon goals in line with Paris Agreement, according to new report

Author: Katie Kuehner-Hebert, Chief Executive

"Improving Emissions Targets: 'If Trump Won't Do It, We Will,' CEOs Say", 28 Oct 2017...

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19 July 2017
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Author: Ludovic Dupin, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

100 entreprises mondiales engagées pour s'alimenter à 100 % en énergies renouvelables, 13 juillet 2017 Axa, Burberry, AkzoNobel et Carlsberg ont rejoint l’initiative RE 100 qui regroupe des multinationales désireuses de s’alimenter à 100 % à partir d’...

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20 June 2016

Netherlands: Businesses, govts., civil society, & financers must work together to achieve Sustainable Development Goals, says Advisory Council on Intl. Affairs

Author: Advisory Council on International Affairs

"The Dutch Diamond Dynamic: Doing Business in the Context of the New Sustainable Development Goals," 29 Jan 2016...

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2 June 2016

Green Deal Cooperation proves transparency is key to limiting long-term financial & environmental risks

Author: Ministry of Economic Affairs, IUCN NL, MVO Nederland, True Price

"It pays to be transparent: Lessons learnt in the Green Deal Cooperation towards Transparency in Natural and Social Capital, 2014 – 2016," May 2016...

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20 August 2014

South Korea: Akzo Nobel Korea refuses to recognize IndustriALL affiliate KCTF

Author: IndustriALL

Korean workers at Akzo Nobel Powder Coatings Korea are being refused their right to collective bargaining after successfully organizing a majority of the 115-strong workforce. IndustriALL is intervening. ... ...

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1 June 2012

[PDF] Take a closer look: Current practices of Dutch business on human rights

Author: Beco, Human [email protected], Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO)

This publication['s]...main goal is to give insight into the current status of the implementation of the guidelines in the Netherlands, and to provide further ideas and inspiration. The publication pays attention to the importance of human rights for...

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2 May 2011

[PDF] Business & Human Rights: an update on recent developments

Author: NautaDutilh law firm

The Guiding Principles do not intend to impose new legal obligations, but instead aim to elaborate on the implications of existing standards and practices...and to integrate them within a single, logically coherent and comprehensive template. Still,.....

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31 August 2010

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project 2010 Global 500 Report

Author: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Carbon Disclosure Project

In 2010, the CDP asked the world’s 500 largest public companies in the FTSE Global Equity Index Series...to demonstrate that they are taking action on climate change. This report, prepared by CDP’s global adviser, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), analyzes...

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24 June 2010

Companies commit to human rights in increasing numbers

Author: Business and Human Rights Resource Centre & Realizing Rights

As representatives of over 1000 companies gather this week in New York at the United Nations Global Compact Leaders Summit, Realizing Rights and the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre have published a list of over 270 companies worldwide known...

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