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10 December 2019

World Benchmarking Alliance ranks 25 automotive companies on climate & energy

Author: World Benchmarking Alliance

The Automotive Benchmark measures and ranks the world’s leading auto manufacturers. Will they meet the below 2°C warming limit goal set by the Paris Agreement? Are they doing what’s necessary to move to a low carbon economy?...

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18 October 2019

Report raises concerns about potential complicity in corruption among companies buying cobalt from DRC

In 2019, Resource Matters published a report alleging that companies producing technology that requires cobalt (such as cell phones, cars, or others with rechargeable batteries) are unable to avoid the potential corruption in the DRC. The report links...

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20 September 2019

Commentary: Recognising corporate watchdogs as an integral part of ethical outsourcing could help improve current auditing system

Author: Peter Bengtsen, Le Monde diplomatique

"Mica mining, why watchdogs count", April 2019...

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20 September 2019
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Quand les industriels américains se rebellent contre la politique anti-climat de Donald Trump », 17 septembre 2019...

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22 August 2019
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Author: Excelsior (México)

“Empleado de BMW incita a golpear mujeres; la compañía responde”, 20 de agosto de 2019...

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29 July 2019

New paper on artisanal & small-scale mining: "Addressing Challenges in Global Supply Chains"

Author: Löning - Human Rights & Responsible Business

Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) produce a wide range of materials and fuels various industries. This includes jewellery production as well as the manufacturing of electronic devices, tech- nology and automobiles. However, due to the lack of ...

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11 July 2019
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Author: Claus Hecking, Spiegel Online

'Wirtschaftsminister will Firmen vor Menschenrechtsgesetz schützen', 11. Juli 2019...

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9 July 2019

DRC: Continued allegations of labour rights violations in electric car supply chain

Author: Henry Sanderson, Financial Times

"Congo, child labour and your electric car", 7 July 2019 ...

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6 June 2019

List of large businesses, associations & investors with public statements & endorsements in support of human rights due diligence regulation

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Large businesses (>1 bn € turnover) and associations with public statements and endorsements in support of mandatory human rights due diligence (non-comprehensive list), last updated 18 November 2019...

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30 April 2019
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Author: Autonews (México)

“BMW comprará cobalto de Australia y Marruecos para baterías de EV”, 24 de abril de 2019...

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