"Disappearances"

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Company response
23 October 2018

Siemens responded

Our CEO has decided to withdraw from the FII conference.  He has outlined his reasons in the following blog: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/decision-make-what-really-matters-joe-kaeser/

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Company non-response
23 October 2018

Societe Generale did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Societe Generale to respond, it did not.

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Company non-response
23 October 2018

SoftBank did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited SoftBank to respond, it did not.

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Company non-response
23 October 2018

Thales did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Thales to respond, it did not.

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Article
19 October 2018
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Author: Jean Stern et Franck Petit, Amnesty International France

« Les porte-voix de la société civile », 18 octobre 2018...

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Story
15 October 2018

Major news organisations and business leaders withdraw from Saudi investment conference over missing journalist

On October 2, 2018, prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a once royal advisor turned critic, was murdered by Saudi agents in the consultate. Khashoggi's case prompted a...

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Article
24 September 2018

China: Parents of faulty vaccine victims reportedly detained or "disappeared" after seeking accountability and help

Author: Yang Fan, Radio Free Asia

"China Detains, 'Disappears' Parents of Faulty Vaccine Victims", 20 Sep 2018...

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Company response
11 September 2018
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Author: Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales, CELS

“Causa maldonado: intervenciones telefónicas e informe de la procuvin” – 11 de septiembre de 2018...

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Story
11 September 2018

Mexico: Sergio Rivera indigenous & environmental defender who opposes Minera Autlán’s hydroelectric project was disappeared

On August 23, Sergio Rivera Hernández, an environmental leader at the Sierra Negra of Puebla, was kidnapped and disappeared by unknown. Sergio Rivera is member and leader of the Movimiento Agrario Indígena Zapatista, he has been working against the...

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Article
11 September 2018

Collusion & co-optation of legal systems by organised crime & corporate interests among main drivers of killings of defenders, says head of HRD Memorial project

Author: Jim Loughran, HRD Memorial project / Front Line Defenders (Ireland)

"I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her', 11 Sep 2018...

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