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14 July 2003

Carillion plc and Adnams named as large and small company of the year in Business in the Community’s annual ‘Awards for Excellence’ [UK]

Author: Business in the Community

Standard Chartered Bank was presented with the International Award for its Partnership for Africa initiative. [companies receiving awards for their social or environmental contribution included: Carillon, Adnams, Happy Computers, Standard Chartered...

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Banking, Finance and Insurance Services

Author: International Labour Organization

[Bank of Montreal, Barclays Bank, General Electric, Mackenzie Financial Corporation, Scotiabank, SSB Bank]

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26 August 2003

company website: Barclays Group

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27 October 2003

UN Cuts Details of Western Profiteers from Congo Report

Author: Declan Walsh, Independent [UK]

A controversial section has been omitted from a UN report on the plunder of wealth in the Democratic Republic of Congo due out this week. Senior UN officials objected to part of the report by a UN panel investigating the illegal exploitation of Congo...

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1 December 2003
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1 December 2003
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Author: Partenariat Afrique Canada

...plusieurs nouveaux participants ont été admis au sein du SCPK [Processus de Kimberley], le Brésil, la Roumanie, le Togo et le Liban, ce qui a porté à 45 le nombre total des Etats...[fait référence à Anglo American, De Beers, Motapa Diamonds,...

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1 December 2003

[PDF] Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights - Report 1: Building Understanding

Author: Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights

The first report of the Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights (BLIHR) signals the beginning of a three-year initiative by a group of international businesses. The aim of the BLIHR programme is to help further integrate human rights in business...

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1 December 2003

[PDF] Development at Risk: Rethinking UN-Business Partnerships

Author: Ann Zammit, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) & South Centre

In recent years the United Nations (UN) has increasingly engaged in what it refers to as partnership with the private sector in order to hasten the achievement of the development goals of the United Nations (UN). This idea underpins the United Nations...

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1 December 2003

[PDF] Novartis publishes landmark corporate guidelines

Author: Pathways, the Novartis Journal

[PDF] Klaus Leisinger, Executive Director of the Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development, talked to Pathways about the company's commitment to human rights and the new guideline. [also refers to ABB, Barclays, National Grid Transco, Novo...

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1 December 2003

[PDF] Other Facets - News and views on the international effort to end conflict diamonds

Author: Partnership Africa Canada

...several new participants were added to the KPCS [Kimberley Process Certification Scheme]: Brazil, Romania, Togo and Lebanon, bringing the total to 45 states and the European Community. [refers to De Beers, Motapa Diamonds, Barclays, World...

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