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Business leaders urge EU to ensure climate targets are aligned with just transition to net-zero emissions
Author: Sam Morgan, EURACTIV.com
Business leaders have urged the EU to scrap greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 and increase climate ambition in time to stick to the Paris Agreement, in a letter seen by EURACTIV....
Author: Aurélie Haroche, Journal International de Médecine (France)
« Des bananeraies du Nicaragua au palais de justice de Paris : la trouble histoire du Nemagon », 7 novembre 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Dernières infos juridiques
- Related companies: Dow Chemical Occidental Chemical (part of Occidental Petroleum) Shell
Apple, Facebook and Google among 56 businesses telling the Trump administration not to weaken transgender rights
Author: Tony Romm, The Washington Post
"Apple, Facebook and Google among 56 businesses telling Trump not to weaken transgender rights", 1 November 2018...
USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against chemical co. alleging hostile work environment led to anxiety & forced him to retire
Author: Kristine Gonzales-Abella, SE Texas Record (USA)
"Former Dow Chemical employee alleges hostile working environment forced him to retire", 17 Jul 2018...
Author: David Bilchitz
"The Necessity for a Business and Human Rights Treaty," 2 May 2016...
- Related stories: Business & Human Rights Journal (Volume 1, Issue 2)
- Related companies: Dow Chemical Royal Dutch / Shell (see Shell) Union Carbide (part of Dow)
B Team report highlights positive company actions to reach net-zero GHG emissions by 2050 & ensure a just transition
Author: The B Team
... The B Team companies working towards net-zero [emissions] are from a diverse set of industries... yet common challenges can be identified... [For example,] cleaning up an entire companies energy supply continues to be an immense challenge,...
This briefing provides a snapshot overview of allegations of human rights abuses brought against companies in the chemical industry. It was developed in collaboration with the UN Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the...
Author: Ludovic Dupin, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)
« One planet summit : les cinq engagements qui font (vraiment) entrer l’accord de paris dans l’économie réelle », 14 décembre 2017...