Company advances on human rights

Below are examples of practical steps companies are taking on human rights in their own operations and in their engagement with governments, from March 2015 onwards.  Items from 2011-2015 are in the process of being added to this section.

For examples prior to 2011, see our categories on "Support for initiatives promoting civil & political rights" and "Support for initiatives promoting economic, social and cultural rights".

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24 March 2020
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Author: iPhone Note

« Apple s'oppose à la nouvelle norme américaine contre la communauté LGBTQ », 12 mars 2020...

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22 March 2020
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Author: Anna Ringstrom et Caroline Pailliez, Reuters

H&M, deuxième plus importante enseigne de prêt-à-porter au monde, a déclaré dimanche qu'elle mobiliserait son vaste réseau de fournisseurs pour fournir du matériel médical de protection destiné aux hôpitaux de l'Union européenne afin de ralentir la...

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19 March 2020
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19 March 2020
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

La startup 1083 qui fabrique habituellement des jeans se met à produire des masques de protection destinés aux soignants. LVMH est passé des parfums aux gels hydroalcoolique. Doctolib ouvre ses téléconsultations... Des dizaines d’entreprises font...

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15 March 2020

Pepsi Co.'s palm oil sustainability policy now covers 3rd party suppliers

Author: Hans Nicholas Jong, Mongabay

"Pepsi updates sustainable palm oil policy to close supplier loophole," 12 March 2020...

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12 March 2020
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Goldman Sachs n'introduira plus en Bourse une entreprise sans femme dans son Conseil d’administration », 9 mars 2020...

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28 February 2020
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic

« Urgence climatique : le premier "Éco-Syndicat" va faire son entrée dans les entreprises françaises » 25 février 2020 ...

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13 February 2020
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Author: Aristegui Noticias

“Empresarios mexicanos presentan decálogo de principios de responsabilidad social”, 11 de febrero de 2020  ...Un decálogo de compromisos de responsabilidad social, desarrollado por el sector empresarial mexicano, fue presentado por el Consejo Coordi...

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30 January 2020
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Church of England afirma que há um longo caminho antes de voltar a investir na Vale; o fundo vendeu suas ações após desastre de Brumadinho. Adam Matthews, diretor de Ética e Engajamento do fundo de pensão britânico Church of England, lembrou ainda que...

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22 January 2020

Strengthening Legal Frameworks on Business and Human Rights

Author: CIDSE

Rooted in our direct work with women and men, communities and workers negatively affected by certain business operations, and in their experiences and proposals, CIDSE and its members advocate for strengthening legal frameworks to support responsible...

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