Headquarters in China
Author: FinnWatch & Finnish ECA [Export Credit Agency] Reform Campaign
Certain companies in Southern China do not comply with Nokia Code of Conduct, especially not for contract labour...[A new study]...describes the working conditions and life situation in Nokia's Chinese-led joint venture Dongguan Nokia [jointly owned...
Author: Helsingin Sanomat [Finland]
...Nokia refutes criticism from two Finnish non-governmental organisations that the company mistreats its workers at a factory in Southern China..."We obey the law and working hour legislation", insists Martin Sandelin, Senior Vice President of Nokia...
Author: Association of Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA)
The Taking Stock report focuses on identifying the key investment themes which investors should be evaluating in order to analyze environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues relevant to the largest and highest impact sectors in Asia...banks,...
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[DOC] Clean Computers Campaign: Report on Labour Rights in the Computer Industry in China [English summary translation]
Author: Students and Scholars against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM)
[Original report in Chinese. Title translation and following summary of the report's key points, provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre with authorization by SACOM.]...
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China: NGO coalition issues report alleging IT brand suppliers pollute China's water bodies with heavy metals; companies respond
Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
In April 2010 a coalition of Chinese NGOs, led by Friends of Nature, Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, Green Beagle, issued a report alleging that 29 IT brands used suppliers that dumped heavy metals into China's water bodies...On 5 June...
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