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Intl. Finance Corporation releases position statement on intimidation & violence against opponents of its projects
Author: International Finance Corporation (USA)
"IFC Position Statement on Retaliation Against Civil Society and Project Stakeholders", Oct 2018...
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Consumers increasingly boycott products & services if they disagree with business' stance on important issues
Author: Marjorie Benzkofer, Fleishman Hillard (USA)
"Navigating Zero Gravity", Oct 3 2018...
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Author: Sara Weinstein & Sarah Gwilliam, Civic Nation in Forbes (USA)
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Author: Harris Gleckman, Center for Governance and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts & Benchmark Environmental Consulting (USA)
"Multistakeholderism: a new way for corporations and their new partners to try to govern the world", Aug 2018...
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Author: Gerald Pachoud, Bourse & Bazaar
... On 13 September 2017, three civil society organisations filed a complaint with the Italian Government against Italtel Group S.p.A, a major Italian telecom company regarding its business activities in Iran. The complainants argue that the...