Lafarge (part of LafargeHolcim)

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Switzerland

On 10 July 2015 Lafarge completed a merger with Holcim to form LafargeHolcim.

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29 January 2019

Lafarge lawsuit (re complicity in crimes against humanity in Syria)

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23 January 2019

Analysing companies' human rights obligations in conflict & post-conflict environments

Author: Anna Triponel, Rights as Usual

"Companies Operating in a Conflict or Post-Conflict Country: Exercise Leverage or Stand Ready for Litigation", 22 Jan. 2019...

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10 December 2018
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Author: Olivier Petitjean, Observatoire des Multinationales

« Comment gagner 5 milliards ? Albert Frère, de la sidérurgie wallonne à la guerre civile en Syrie», 5 décembre 2018...

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3 December 2018
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16 October 2018
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Author: AFP et Libération (France)

« Lafarge en Syrie : les juges saisissent une partie des indemnités de départ de l'ex-PDG Bruno Lafont », 15 octobre 2018...

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29 March 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: The legal significance of #MeToo

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25 January 2018
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Author: Olivier Petitjean, Observatoire des multinationales (France)

 « Les villes américaines toujours plus nombreuses à poursuivre en justice les multinationales pétrolières, dont Total », 25 janvier 2018...

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22 January 2018
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Author: LafargeHolcim

تعود قضية عمال لافارج الأردن لعدة سنوات مضت حينما انخفض الطلب على الإسمنت بشكل كبير إثر تغييرات في السوق المحلي. ومن أجل ضمان استمرارية العمل في الأردن مع تغييرات السوق، تم تعليق أحد خطوط الإنتاج في مصنع الراشدية عام 2010، وتوقيف جميع الأنشطة الإنتاجية...

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15 January 2018

LafargeHolcim's Response

Author: LafargeHolcim

The labor case concerning employees in Lafarge Jordan dates back several years when changes in the local market led to significantly reduced demand for cement. In order to ensure the business in Jordan was sustainable in this new environment, one of...

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15 January 2018

Jordan: Trade union criticizes Lafarge Jordan's restructuring plans to suspend 300 employees & revoke their retirement entitlements citing labour law violations

In December 2017, the General Trade Union of Construction Workers in Jordan issued a statement regarding Lafarge Jordan's plans to suspend 300 employees. According to the Union, the company is seeking to revoke employee entitlements for early...

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