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European Commission publishes guidance for ship recycling requiring environmental & human rights standards; NGOs welcome move
Author: NGO Shipbreaking Platform
"Press Release – European Union sets a global standard for sustainable ship recycling: NGOs call on shipping companies to use EU approved yards", 12 Apr 2016...
[DOC] [Dutch Roundtable on Business and Human Rights submission to UN consultation on business & human rights]
Author: Kees van Tilburg, Chairman of Dutch Roundtable on Business and Human Rights
The Round Table is a forum where both Dutch multinationals as well as the Dutch Section of Amnesty International are represented...Companies represented now in the Round Table are: ABN AMRO Bank, Akzo Nobel, C&A Nederland, Heineken International,...
Author: Amnesty Intl. Netherlands
In producing this series Amnesty International has collaborated and consulted with companies that participate in the section’s Round Table...The Members of the Round Table: ABN Amro, Ahold, Akzo Nobel, Boskalis Westminster, C&A, DSM, Heineken, ING...
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- Related companies: ABN Amro Ahold Akzo Nobel C&A DSM Heineken ING Rabobank Royal Boskalis Westminster Royal Numico Royal Philips Electronics Royal Vendex KBB Sara Lee Shell Unilever
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited companies in the Challenge Consortium to respond to this article. The consortium members are National Marine Dredging Company, Boskalis, Van Oord, and Jan de Nul. The consortium sent the following...
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- This is a response from the following companies: Boskalis
In August 2015 Madr Masr quoted an Egyptian health ministry official as saying that 10 workers had died on the construction phase for the new Suez Canal development (5 from natural causes such as pre-existing medical conditions and heart attacks, and...
Author: Boskalis and Van Oord
...The project was executed according to these principles and we took our responsibility as demonstrated by taking additional steps to establish the environmental and social impact of the project by commissioning an environmental impact assessment...
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- This is a response from the following companies: Royal Boskalis Westminster Van Oord
"Dredging in the Dark" report calls for human rights due diligence from firms that were involved in Suez Canal project - companies respond
SOMO/Both Ends rejoinder to Atradius and Dutch dredging companies regarding "Dredging in the Dark" report
Author: SOMO / Both Ends
SOMO and Both Ends sent the following statement, following responses by Atradius, Boskalis and Van Oord to the report "Dredging in the Dark"....
Author: World Maritime News
'Unions to Fight Against Boskalis’ Fairmount Crew Replacement Plans' 13 Nov 2017...