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9 March 2015

USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage

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6 March 2015

Commentary: How can business move from impact assessments to meaningful change in human rights?

Author: France Bourgouin & Chloё Poynton, BSR

"When It Comes to Human Rights, How Can Business Move from Impact Assessments to Meaningful Change?", 23 Feb 2015...

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23 February 2015

Oxfam official says "three million Somalis risk going hungry this year" after banks stop money transfers due to terrorism financing risks

Author: The East African

"Somalia faces crisis as remittances cut"...

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17 February 2015

Business & human rights agenda lacks focus on corporate tax avoidance, says academic

Author: Shane Darcy, Irish Centre for Human Rights

"Corporation tax & the UN Business and Human Rights agenda", 16 Feb 2015...

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6 February 2015
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Author: Anne Cheyvialle, Le Figaro (France)

« Le Prix à payer : un documentaire qui dénonce les paradis fiscaux », 6 Feb 2015...

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23 January 2015

Barclays response

Author: Barclays

I can confirm that we sent BankTrack details of Barclys' policies and disclosures when they informed us that they were conducting this research, including our Group Statement on Human Rights which was first published in 2004. Since then Barclyas has...

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2 December 2014

BankTrack report finds banks not yet living up to human rights obligations under UN Guiding Principles


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10 November 2014

Suit Accuses Banks of Role in Financing Terror Attacks

Author: Ben Protess & Stephanie Clifford, New York Times (USA)

...More than 200 people, primarily American service members or family members of soldiers killed in Iraq, filed [a] lawsuit on Monday in federal court in Brooklyn. Citing more than 50 attacks on American citizens stationed or working in Iraq during...

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13 October 2014

European business leaders back charter to combat depression in the workplace

Author: Ian Silvera, International Business Times

"UK Mental Health: Barclays, BT and Royal Mail Team Up to Target Depression in the Workplace", 9 Oct 2014 ...

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17 September 2014

Business & human rights in Africa: Time for a responsibility revolution

A regional overview...

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