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FEMSA

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Headquarters in Mexico

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20 October 2003
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Author: Raúl Curiel, El Economista [México]

[Lecheria, Tultitlán, México]: tiene como vista panorámica un predio que en 1978 fue clausurado, donde se instaló la empresa Cromatos de México [extinta empresa propiedad de Bayer], y que hoy es un cementerio de 75,000 toneladas de desechos tóxicos [se...

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22 June 2004
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Author: FEMSA

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22 June 2004

FEMSA - Social Responsibility

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24 July 2006
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Author: Notimex

El Cemefi [Centro Mexicano para la Filantropía] y la Cámara México Brasil realizaron en la ciudad de México el primer Foro sobre Responsabilidad Social Empresarial [RSE], en el que empresarios mexicanos, brasileños y transnacionales, así como...

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Article
9 June 2010

Worldfund Raises more than $1.5 Million to fund Education Programs to Fight Poverty in Latin America

Author: Worldfund

The 2010 Education Leadership Award was bestowed on three business leaders whose organizations have demonstrated an outstanding and continuous commitment to education development in Latin America: Jim Skinner, Vice Chairman and CEO, McDonald's; Woods...

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23 September 2010
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Author: Emilio Godoy, Inter Press Service (IPS)

México es el país del mundo que consume un mayor volumen de agua envasada por persona, según una consultora estadounidense,...[que] evidencia la precariedad en el acceso al agua potable. La sociedad civil organizada también señala la directa...

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21 January 2012
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Author: Notiagen [Colombia]

...[La] empresa Proservis Temporales despidió a 12 trabajadores de… Coca-Cola FEMSA [parte de FEMSA]…ocho de ellos afiliados al Sindicato Nacional del Sector Agroalimentario (Sinaltrainal)…todos los…que se habían sindicalizado durante…diciembre…menos a...

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23 September 2012
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Author: Oscar Rodríguez, Milenio

La Asamblea de Pueblos Indígenas del Istmo en Defensa de la Tierra y el Territorio, así como la Unión de Comunidades Indígenas de la Zona Norte del Istmo (Ucizoni), [denunciaron] que grupos de choque pretenden ingresar a su territorio para empezar a...

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Company response
12 November 2012

Response by FEMSA: Mexico: Local communities protest major wind farm in Oaxaca claiming it would adversely affect their livelihood; protesters allegedly subject to intimidation & death threats.

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14 November 2012

Alleged death threats against protesters of wind farm in Oaxaca, Mexico

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Local communities protesting a major wind farm project in Oaxaca, Mexico...claim that it would have adverse impacts on their livelihoods. The project's land-use contract...is disputed by the communities who claim that it was signed based on incomplete...

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