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25 September 2006

Council for Responsible Jewellery Practices: Code of Practices

Author: Responsible Jewellery Council

The Code of Practices of the Council for Responsible Jewellery Practices (CRJP) defines responsible ethical, social, human rights and environmental practices for businesses in the Diamond and Gold jewellery supply chain. The Code of Practices was...

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Article
28 July 2006

[PDF] "Revenue Sharing and Fiscal Management - Discussion Paper"

Author: UN Special Representative on business & human rights

In considering the potential impacts of business on human rights, one must examine the revenues that governments receive from companies operating in their countries. The state is expected to use such funds – which far outweigh discretionary spending...

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Article
21 July 2006

The Ambedkar Principles

Author: Dalit Solidarity Network

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Article
1 December 2004

[PDF] HIV/AIDS Resource Guide for the Mining Sector

Author: International Finance Corporation

...With funding from the Canadian development agency CIDA, IFC has commissioned from Golder Associates an HIV/AIDS Resource Guide for the mining sector - a resource for developing stakeholder competency in mining communities in Southern Africa. The...

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1 November 2004

Human Rights Compliance Assessment (HRCA)

Author: Danish Institute for Human Rights

The Human Rights Compliance Assessment is a diagnostic tool designed to promote corporate social responsibility by providing companies with useful information on how to avoid human rights violations in all aspects of their operations...To use the ...

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1 January 1999

Global Code of Ethics for Tourism

Author: World Tourism Organization

A fundamental frame of reference for responsible and sustainable tourism, the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism (GCET) is a comprehensive set of principles designed to guide key-players in tourism development. Addressed to governments, the travel...

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12 April 2016

European Commission publishes guidance for ship recycling requiring environmental & human rights standards; NGOs welcome move

Author: NGO Shipbreaking Platform

"Press Release – European Union sets a global standard for sustainable ship recycling: NGOs call on shipping companies to use EU approved yards", 12 Apr 2016...

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