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26 November 2019

BankTrack Human Rights Benchmark 2019 shows 4 out of 5 banks are failing on human rights

Published on 26 November 2019, the third iteration of BankTrack's Human Rights Benchmark assesses 50 of the largest global banks on their progress towards implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs). It finds that nearly...

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20 November 2019
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Author: Resumen Latinoamericano

“El 1% posee el 45% de la riqueza; el 50% menos del 1%” – 17 de noviembre de 2019...

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8 November 2019
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Author: Christelle Guibert, Ouest-France

« Climat. La place financière suisse pollue vingt fois plus que le pays tout entier », 31 octobre 2019...

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29 October 2019
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Author: Hansueli Schöchli, Neue Zürcher Zeitung

"Credit Suisse löst Konflikt um Menschenrechte", 17. Oktober 2019...

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29 October 2019

NGOs highlight environmental and human rights concerns to banks over Saudi Aramco IPO

A coalition of environmental NGOs has written to seven international banks to express their alarm over the banks' decision to underwrite the planned Initial Public Offering (IPO) of Saudi Aramco. The state-owned oil giant is the world's largest emitter...

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18 September 2019

Companies clarify position on Swiss mandatory human rights due diligence initiative

The Swiss Responsible Business Initiative (RBI) - a popular political initiative launched by an NGO coalition in 2015 seeking to introduce mandatory human rights due diligence requirements for Swiss companies - has been making its way through the Swiss...

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13 September 2019

Response by Credit Suisse

Author: Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse refers to the response provided jointly by economiesuisse (Swiss Business Federation) and SwissHoldings (Federation of Industrial and Service Groups in Switzerland).

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24 July 2019

Brazil: NGO report alleges companies complicit in deforestation & human rights abuses in the Amazon

[To read this story in Portuguese, please, click here] The Business and Human Rights Resource Centre invited 55 companies to respond to allegations of their involvement in the deforestation of the Amazon as well as human rights abuses. The report from...

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23 July 2019
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22 July 2019

Credit Suisse response

Author: Credit Suisse

We are aware that certain stakeholders have raised concerns and allegations regarding the operations of meat-producing companies in the Amazon region, in particular around illegal deforestation, impacts  on indigenous communities, and labor-related...

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