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17 March 2005

Case study on Nokia and its subcontractors in China: Weak rights and benefits for contract labour

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17 March 2005

Case study on Nokia and its subcontractors in China: Weak rights and benefits for contract labour

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...

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18 March 2005

Nokia refutes NGO claims of poor treatment of Chinese workers

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...

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30 January 2006

Association of Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA) & IFC report highlights key themes by sector for analysis of Asian companies' environmental, social & governance performance

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Article
30 January 2006

Taking Stock: Adding Sustainability Variables to Asian Sectoral Analysis

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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Article
10 January 2007

[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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Company response
14 July 2010

Response by BYD: Coalition of Chinese NGOs issues report alleging IT brands are using suppliers who pollute China's water bodies with heavy metals; update criticises companies for non-responsiveness.

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26 July 2010

China: Environmental advocate Ma Jun on engagement with IT firms allegedly using suppliers accused of water pollution

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Article
31 August 2010

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project 2010 Global 500 Report

Author: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Carbon Disclosure Project

In 2010, the CDP asked the world’s 500 largest public companies in the FTSE Global Equity Index Series...to demonstrate that they are taking action on climate change. This report, prepared by CDP’s global adviser, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), analyzes...

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6 October 2010

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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