Institute for Corporate Culture Affairs launches handbook on corporate social responsibility -- includes chapters by Sir Geoffrey Chandler and about initiatives by Alcoa, Bertelsmann, Body Shop, BT, Calvert Group, Canon, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank,...

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1 September 2006

The ICCA Handbook of CSR and Corporate Culture

Author: Institute for Corporate Culture Affairs - Judith Hennigfeld, Manfred Pohl, Nick Tolhurst (editors)

This is an application oriented handbook and a practical guide to implementing Corporate Social Responsibility.
[includes chapters by:
- Sir Geoffrey Chandler
- UK Government's CSR Minister
- Professor Dirk Matten
- Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
- people from Alcoa, Bertelsmann, Body Shop, BT, Calvert Group, Canon, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Henkel, Natl Bank of Greece, Toyota, Volkswagen]

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1 December 2005

[DOC] Examples of companies’ impacts on a range of human rights issues

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

The table below lists a range of human rights issues for business. For each issue, it provides an example of a positive company initiative and an example of an alleged abuse.
[Issues covered in the chart:
- Workplace health & safety
- Supply chain
- Freedom of association / Right to form & join trade unions
- Working conditions
- Child labour
- Forced labour
- Age discrimination
- Disability discrimination
- Gender discrimination
- Racial/ethnic/ caste discrimination
- Religious discrimination
- Sexual harassment
- Unfair trial & rule of law
- Genocide
- Rape & sexual abuse
- Torture & ill-treatment
- Security & conflict
- Freedom of expression
- Housing & displacement
- Health
- Access to medicines
- Poverty & development
- Disclosure/use of payments to govts. (affecting poverty & development)
- Indigenous peoples
- Access to water
- Environment
- Education]

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