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18 November 2014

Media Kit 2014 Index

Author: Access to Medicines Index

Includes:...

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17 November 2014
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Author: Access to Medicines Index

[DOC] “El sector farmacéutico hace más para mejorar el acceso a la medicina en los países en desarrollo, pero su actuación en algunos aspectos es mejorable” - 17 de noviembre de 2014...

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5 August 2014

Walgreen Co resolves not to transfer headquarters overseas after critics said it would allow company to avoid US tax

Author: Bryce Covert, Think Progress (USA)

"Largest American Drugstore Chain Decides Not To Dodge Taxes By Moving Headquarters Overseas" - 6 August 2014 ...

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Article
19 February 2014

Allegations of pharmaceutical group's planned opposition to So. Africa reforms to increase access to medicines - company responses/non-responses

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In January 2014, the Innovative Pharmaceutical Association of South Africa (IPASA) was accused of planning and funding an advocacy campaign on behalf of its member companies. The campaign allegedly sought to oppose South Africa’s efforts to introduce...

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Company response
19 February 2014

Response by AstraZeneca: Allegations of pharmaceutical group's planned opposition to So. Africa reforms to increase access to medicines

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Article
20 December 2013

Study: 51 of 100 Top Companies Emitting Unsustainable Levels of CO2

Author: Mary Mazzoni, TriplePundit

Climate Counts and the Center for Sustainable Organizations just released what they call the “world’s first” science-based company rankings,...[assessing] the emissions performance of 100 companies from 2005 to 2012 within the context of climate...

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6 September 2013

Human Rights and the FTSE 100 (UK)

Author: Jim Wright, for GOXI

From 1 October 2013 company directors of UK Companies will have to include human rights issues in their annual reports...This review examines how FTSE 100 companies reported Human Rights in their 2012 Annual Reports...Some companies have provided...

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Article
28 November 2012

Big Pharma ups its game in providing drugs to people in poor countries

Author: Sarah Boseley, Guardian [UK]

Pharmaceutical companies are doing more to help people in developing countries obtain the drugs they need, according to the latest Access to Medicines Index... GlaxoSmithKline...continues to top the league table...Johnson & Johnson and...Sanofi...

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26 June 2012

Pharma cos join research institutions to speed up discovery of essential new treatments for TB

Author: Pharmabiz.com

Seven pharmaceutical companies and four research institutions…have entered into a partnership to speed up the discovery of essential new treatments for tuberculosis (TB). [T]he TB Drug Accelerator (TBDA) [partnership], will target the discovery of new...

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1 December 2011

[PDF] Corporate Equality Index 2012; Rating American Workplaces on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality

Author: Human Rights Campaign Foundation

...[T]he Corporate Equality Index [CEI] represents [how] corporate America...prioritize[s] the protection, recruitment and retention of LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender] employees...[S]uccessful U.S. businesses have proven...that LGBT...

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