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Metsä Fibre Oy (formerly Metsä-Botnia)

Headquarters in Finland

Metsä Fibre Oy website: https://www.metsafibre.com/en/Pages/default.aspx

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13 November 2019

KnowTheChain Investor Snapshot: Forced Labor in Forestry (incl. Paper & Forest Products)

Author: KnowTheChain

KnowTheChain assessed 39 of the largest publicly listed companies in the paper and forestry and home furnishing retail sectors on their efforts to address forced labour risks in their supply chains, based on publicly disclosed information. The findings...

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4 October 2013
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Author: La Tercera (Chile)

El conflicto entre Argentina y Uruguay por la [por la posible contaminación ambiental de la] papelera [del UPM] se reabrió esta semana cuando el presidente Mujica anunció la ampliación de la producción de la fábrica finlandesa, que está ubicada en la...

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28 August 2012
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Author: Montevideo Portal, Gunnel M Lindblom, El Observador y Unión de Vecinos de La Paloma

...Se trata de un puerto que el gobierno uruguayo quiere construir en La Paloma a solicitud de UPM Botnia y de la minera Aratirí, tal vez conjuntamente con esa minera y capitales chinos…[en] un sitio turístico, tranquilo y limpio, acabará con las...

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29 July 2010
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Author: Cronista.com

Los presidentes de Argentina, Cristina Kirchner, y de Uruguay, José Mujica, acordaron ayer la implementación del monitoreo ambiental conjunto en la planta de la pastera UPM (ex Botnia) y en el Río Uruguay –como lo establecía el fallo de la corte de La...

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29 June 2010

[PDF] Assessing the contribution of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises to responsible business conduct

Author: Joris Oldenziel (SOMO), Joseph Wilde-Ramsing (SOMO) & Patricia Feeney (RAID)

This report assesses the contribution of the OECD Guidelines to responsible business conduct, sustainable development, and the resolution and reduction of conflicts between companies and communities regarding social issues, environmental concerns, and...

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31 May 2010

OECD Watch new report: "Assessing the contribution of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises to responsible business conduct"

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20 April 2010

Pulp mill frays Argentine-Uruguay relations

Author: Jude Webber, Financial Times

The United Nations' highest court rejected Argentina’s claims that the Finnish-owned mill was polluting a jointly-administered river between the two countries, and thus [that it can] continue operating... In a ruling which cannot be appealed, the...

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15 September 2009
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Author: Stéphanie Maupas, Le Monde [France]

La guerre écologique que se livrent l'Argentine et l'Uruguay depuis 2006 se poursuit devant la Cour internationale de justice (CIJ) à La Haye, aux Pays-Bas, depuis le lundi 14 septembre. La pollution du Rio de la Plata est au coeur de la bataille...

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20 March 2009

[DOC] International Strategy Meeting on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and ESCR-Net General Assembly - Summary of Working Sessions on Corporate Accountability

Author: ESCR-Net - International Network for Economic, Social & Cultural Rights

This area of work met to collectively advance its efforts in three inter-related areas: building ongoing advocacy for international standards on business and human rights; continuing to strengthen the resource and knowledge base of the Network; and...

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1 January 2009

new book: "Corporate Accountability in International Environmental Law"

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