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5 October 2008

Dutch company acknowledges illegality of Israeli settlements, divests

Author: Palestine News Service

Ramallah’s Al-Haq human rights organization penned an open letter...to praise the decision of Barkan Wineries to divest from illegal Israeli settlements in Barkan...“As a Palestinian human rights organisation...Al-Haq welcomes the decision by Barkan...

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1 February 2008

World Economic Forum/Harvard report examines business action on tuberculosis

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1 February 2008

[PDF] Tackling Tuberculosis: The Business Response

Author: Global Health Initiative, World Eocnomic Forum

This report provides an overview of the threat posed by tuberculosis (TB) to the private sector. It includes analysis of the responses of over 11,000 business leaders from more than 130 countries to questions on TB in the World Economic Forum’s annual...

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19 October 2007

[PDF] full report: "Non-discrimination and Equality"

Author: Amnesty International Dutch Section

This document places the right to freedom from discrimination within the context of the workplace...[C]ase studies are included in Chapter 5, focusing in particular on the challenges of implementing non-discrimination policies in different settings. A...

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4 October 2007

Trade and Security Trump Democracy in Burma

Author: Salil Tripathi, YaleGlobal

…Corporations doing business in Burma are beyond the reach of the activists. So activists should target the governments backing the junta rather than the companies active in Burma. For some time now, activists have targeted two oil companies, Total of...

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25 June 2007

Objections Dismissed In Karlovac Brewery Case [Croatia]

Author: Houblon.net

The Karlovac County Court out-of-court council dismissed all the accused parties’ objections to the charges against Karlovacka Pivovara (Karlovac Brewery) [owned by Heineken] as a company and its technical leadership, as unfounded and the indictment...

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18 June 2007
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Author: Didier Kebongo, Sifya Grands Lacs

Les entreprises congolaises prennent peu à peu conscience que la santé de leurs employés est leur meilleur capital. C'est le cas de la Bralima, filiale congolaise de la multinationale Heineken, qui informe ses employés sur le VIH/sida et leur donne...

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1 April 2007

[PDF] Heineken - Overview of controversial business practices in 2006

Author: Francis Weyzig, SOMO

In February 2007, a carbondioxide (CO2) leak was discovered at Karlovac Pivovara (KAPI), the Heineken plant in Karlovac, Croatia, after a man walking his dog near the leak felt into coma. Heineken provided the following details...Five managers at the...

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27 February 2007

Development: 'MDG Scan' to Benchmark Private Contribution

Author: Mattias Creffier, Inter Press Service [IPS News]

The Dutch have set up an 'MDG Scan' to keep the score on what multinational companies do towards realisation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The Dutch Commission on Sustainable Research (NCDO) has now financed the MDG Scan as a tool to...

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16 August 2006

Global Health Initiative urges large businesses to help smaller ones to step up the fight against HIV/AIDS

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