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3 October 2018

Consumers increasingly boycott products & services if they disagree with business' stance on important issues

Author: Marjorie Benzkofer, Fleishman Hillard (USA)

"Navigating Zero Gravity", Oct 3 2018...

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2 October 2018
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Author: Amis de la Terre

« Amazon hors la loi : les Amis de la Terre saisissent la Direction de la consommation », 24 septembre 2018...

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Article
16 September 2018

New Zealand: Conscious consumerism is still not mainstream despite risks of labour exploitation & pollution

Author: Aimee Shaw, NZ Herald

"Kiwis' 'fast fashion' shopping habits not budging fast enough", 11 September 2018...

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4 September 2018
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Author: Le Monde

« Au Canada, les fabricants d'opiacés seront poursuivis en justice », 30 août 2018...

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Article
29 August 2018

Canada: Provincial govt. files lawsuit against drug manufacturers & pharmacies over their alleged contribution to opioid epidemic

Author: Peter Robb, ipolitics (Canada)

"B.C. first government in Canada to sue drug companies over opioids", 29 Aug 2018...

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Article
18 August 2018

Philippines: "Prosumers" call brands to tackle social issues; companies must take stand to stay relevant

Author: Ralf Rivas, Rappler

"Filipino 'prosumers' want brands to tackle social issues – study", 18 August 2018...

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Article
8 August 2018

From CSR codes of conduct to binding rules on corporate behavior

Author: Rene E. Ofreneo, Business Mirror

Under globalization, big corporations operating across borders have lost their soul...The above complaints are not new and have been aired by trade unions and CSOs in numerous global, regional and national forums for at least half a century...One...

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Story
1 August 2018

NGOs call for Bilateral Investment Treaty between Tanzania and The Netherlands that respects human rights

Civil society organisations in east Africa have urged governments to adopt a more people centered approach to investment policy and deal making  and ensure that laws are responsive to  human rights, promote gender equity and support environment...

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31 July 2018
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Good on you, l'appli qui note les marques de vêtements sur leur éco-responsabilité », 28 juillet 2018...

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Article
27 July 2018

Canada: Chick-fil-A's first opening in the country faces protests from Pro-LGBTQ rights consumers

Author: Mary Hanbury, Business Insider UK

"'You are not welcome here': Pro-LGBTQ-rights consumers vow to boycott Chick-fil-A after it announces it's opening in Toronto", 27 July 2018...

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