Hess Corporation

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The company changed its name from Amerada Hess to Hess Corporation in May 2006

Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

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22 September 2015

Philippines: Carbon majors face national human rights complaint on climate change for the first time

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27 March 2014

Breakthrough as ExxonMobil Agrees To Outline Climate Risks

Author: Mike Scott, Forbes.com (USA)

ExxonMobil...has agreed to tell investors of the risks to its business from climate change after pressure from investors...Arjuna Capital and...As You Sow... ExxonMobil says it will assess the risks to its resources, how its profits will be affected by...

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27 March 2014

ExxonMobil agrees with shareholders to disclose climate risks - joins First Energy, Peabody & others

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12 February 2014

Shareholders File Resolutions to Press Fossil Fuel Companies on Low-Carbon Strategies, Carbon Asset Risk

Author: Ceres

On the heels of the Investor Summit on Climate Risk at the United Nations, a half-dozen investors...announced the filing of shareholder resolutions with 10 fossil fuel companies, including Exxon Mobil, Chevron, Southern Company, Hess, Anadarko, Devon,...

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10 February 2014

[PDF] Mitigating human rights impacts

Author: Ethical Corporation

[The briefing contains: Step-by-step best practice guide on how to create the right internal structure, policy and awareness to be able to deliver on HR performance; A case study on Cerrejon’s effort to improve its human rights practices in Colombia;...

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20 December 2013

Study: 51 of 100 Top Companies Emitting Unsustainable Levels of CO2

Author: Mary Mazzoni, TriplePundit

Climate Counts and the Center for Sustainable Organizations just released what they call the “world’s first” science-based company rankings,...[assessing] the emissions performance of 100 companies from 2005 to 2012 within the context of climate...

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7 December 2013

Press Confab On Promoting Human Rights Held – Gov’t commended [Ghana]

Author: Mohammed Saani Ibrahim, VibeGhana

A framework on safeguarding and respecting human rights within the country’s extractive industries had been formulated to be soon adopted by government. The framework, the’’ Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights’’ which is also a set of...

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18 October 2013

Bangladesh safety accord welcomes 100 brand milestone [Bangladesh]

Author: IndustriAll

Woolworths Australia, GEBRA, Wünsche Group of Germany, became the latest brands to sign the Accord, which aims to make the garment industry safe and sustainable for years to come...The signatory brands have committed to making the changes garment...

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18 October 2013

ILO and Bangladesh Govt. launch major 3.5-year initiative to improve working conditions and safety in garment factories

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29 April 2013

Oil industry left with legacy of violence in Libya after Gaddafi

Author: Heba Saleh, Financial Times

Violent incidents...have become a recurrent feature for the hydrocarbons industry in Libya since the 2011 fall of Muammer Gaddafi, the former president...Part of the problem is that some of the local militias who guarded oil installations during the...

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