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1 January 2002
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6 December 2001

Firms mull anti-poverty role

Author: BBC News

Long-term investors in emerging markets increasingly find that they have a role to play in times of war, refugee crises or humanitarian disasters.

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4 December 2001

conference: Corporate Citizenship: Meeting the Challenges

Author: Centre for Social Markets

4-5 December 2001, Calcutta, India

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1 December 2001

"Greening Business from the Inside" - Solution or Smokescreen?

Author: Corporate Europe Observer

We recently received a letter from Claude Fussler, Director of Stakeholder Relations at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, challenging our analysis of his organisation's activities. We enclose it here, together with our response to...

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1 December 2001

Corporations Behaving Badly: The Ten Worst Corporations of 2001

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1 December 2001

Corporations Behaving Badly: The Ten Worst Corporations of 2001

Author: Russell Mokhiber and Robert Weissman, Multinational Monitor

[Abbott Laboratories, Argenbright Security, Bayer, Coca Cola, Enron, ExxonMobil, Philip Morris, Sara Lee, Southern Co. and Wal-Mart]

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30 November 2001

Corporate Social Responsibility - an Investment not a Cost, says Commissioner

Author: EuropaWorld

Having a well developed sense of social responsibility should be regarded as an investment for companies and not simply as a cost, said European Employment and Social Affairs Commissioner, Anna Diamantopoulou

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29 November 2001

"Human Rights and Global Civilisation": 2nd Annual BP Lecture by Mary Robinson, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights [includes several paragraphs about business/human rights]

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29 November 2001

Human Rights and Global Civilisation: 2nd Annual BP Lecture by Mary Robinson, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Author: Mary Robinson, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights

[includes several paragraphs about business/human rights near the end of the lecture, in the section entitled: "Broadening the human rights coalition"]

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