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16 February 2016

36 German companies launch initiative to promote integration of refugees into society & labour market

Author: Thyssenkrupp

"'We-together' German industry integration initiative", 10 Feb 2016...

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1 November 2013

[PDF] Global Framework Agreements in a Union-Hostile Environment: The Case of the USA

Author: Michael Fichter (Global Labour University of Germany) & Dimitris Stevis (Colorado State University), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

Global Union Federations have made significant progress in advancing Global Framework Agreements that create arenas for labor relations based on the Core Labor Standards of the...ILO. These Agreements...are a means of setting minimum standards and...

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1 January 2013

Report finds information & communication industry makes progress eliminating conflict minerals from supply chain while other industries remain behind

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1 January 2013

[PDF] What's Needed: An Overview of Multi-Stakeholder and Industry Activities to Achieve Conflict-Free Minerals

Author: Responsible Sourcing Network

[Refers to Advanced Micro Devices (ADM), AIM Metals & Alloys, Alpha, American Mitsuba, AngloGold Ashanti, Apple, Asahi Pretec, AT&T, AVX, Banro, Best Buy, Boeing, BorgWarner, Cartier (part of Richemont), Chrysler, Cisco, Dell, Deloitte, Delphi...

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12 November 2008

Corporate Vows Tested in the West Bank

Author: Ida Karlsson, IPS

A company that is a member of the U.N. Global Compact...has ties to production in an Israeli settlement [Barkan Industrial Zone] on the West Bank considered illegal by the [UN]. A spokeperson for...Vileda [part of Freudenberg Group], an international...

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13 June 2007

[59 companies' International Framework Agreements]

Author: Observatoire sur la Responsibilite Societale des Entreprises (ORSE)

[Full list of companies with international framework agreements, with links to full text of most of them]: Quebecor, VolkerWessels, France Telecom, National Australia Bank, Staedler, Euradius, Nampak, Royal Bam, Securitas, PSA Peugeot Citroen,...

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1 March 2007

[PDF] The Operation of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in a World of Corporate and Other Codes of Conduct

Author: Jane Nelson, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government

[With chapters on "The Growing Role & Importance of NGOs"; "NGOs & the Extractive Sector"; "NGO Accountability; "Strategies for Co-operative NGO-business engagment"] [Refers to Chevron, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Lafarge, Rhodia, EDF, SCA, Eni...

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14 September 2004

Occupational Hazards [magazine] Names 2004 America's Safest Companies

Author: Sandy Smith, Occupational Hazards [USA]

The 16 diverse companies named by Occupational Hazards as the 2004 America's Safest Companies share dedication to safe work, healthy workers...The 2004 America's Safest Companies are Anheuser-Busch, Bell Helicopter [part of Textron], DeFabCo, DSM...

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