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New guidance for companies encourages action to support civic freedoms & human rights defenders & explores opportunities for engagement
Author: Bennett Freeman with Sif Thorgeirsson, Adele Barzelay & Brooks Reed
"Shared space under pressure: Business support for civic freedoms and human rights defenders," 29 August 2018 ...
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Author: Hannah Fernandez, Eco-Business
American ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s has partnered with climate activism group 350.org Australia to launch a campaign to freeze fossil fuels investments, by encouraging Australians to lobby their local governing bodies to ensure that none of its...
Worker advocacy groups launch initiative to improve conditions in corporate supply chains through worker-led codes of conduct
Author: Steven Greenhouse, The Guardian
"'Some kids are not orphans because of this': how unions are keeping workers safe", 8 November 2017...
B Corp movement should further integrate human rights to achieve goal of transforming capitalism, say researchers
Author: Joanne Bauer & Elizabeth Umlas, Stanford Social Innovation Review
Do Benefit Corporations Respect Human Rights? Fall 2017...
USA: In lawsuit, 50 companies argue for legal protections against sexual orientation discrimination - make business case
Author: Erin Mulvaney, National Law Journal (USA)
50 Companies Tell Court Sexual Orientation Discrimination Is Bad For Business, 26 June 2017...
Ben & Jerry's joins Intl. Rescue Committee in support of EU legislation to provide safe & legal routes for refugees
Author: Ben & Jerry's
"Together for refugees: Home safe home", Jun 2017...
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USA: Dairy farm workers & activists march on Ben & Jerry’s factory to protest against slow negotiations on "Milk With Dignity" programme; includes company's comments