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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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16 December 2007
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Author: EFE

El comisario europeo de Política Económica y Monetaria, Joaquín Almunia, indicó hoy que la planta papelera que Uruguay ha puesto en marcha pese al rechazo argentino cumple "razonablemente" los requisitos de respeto medioambiental.

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24 October 2007

[scroll to pg. 5] "Transnational corporations on trial" - new book will highlight 4 cases in which European firms involved in alleged abuses in Latin America

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19 September 2007
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Author: Cronista Digital [Argentina]

La fiscal federal de Concepción del Uruguay, María de los Milagros Squivo, le solicitó ayer al juez federal Guillermo Quadrini que cite a declarar a los principales directivos de la compañía finlandesa Botnia, en el marco de la causa abierta por...

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17 August 2007
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Author: Terra Actualidad - EFE

Los obreros que trabajan en la construcción de la papelera finlandesa Botnia en Uruguay detuvieron hoy su actividad, luego de resultar intoxicados otros tres trabajadores. Los nuevos afectados, que se suman a los al menos nueve reportados a principios...

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26 April 2007
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26 April 2007
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Author: TUAC (Trade Union Advisory Committee) de la OCDE

[Refiere a 24 casos presentados contra las empresas siguientes por abusos laborales y de derechos humanos en América Latina]: Manufactura Euzkadi (parte de Continental Tire), Uniroyal (parte de Michelin), Life Uniform (parte de Angélica Textile...

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6 April 2007

One injured in protest against Botnia plant [Argentina]

Author: Mercopress [Uruguay]

One person was injured yesterday amid scuffles between police and a group of demonstrators...The protest is against the Finnish Botnia pulp plant being built in Uruguay…Argentina claims that the pulp plant…will contaminate the Argentine environment....

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24 January 2007

Following ICJ Verdict, Stakeholders Prepare for Extended Opposition

Author: Center for Human Rights and Environment (CEDHA), Argentina

Local community stakeholders opposing a controversial pulp mill border investment by Botnia, a Finnish mega paper pulp producer, celebrated a 14 to 1 ruling by the International Court of Justice, which refused to grant Uruguay’s request to force...

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23 January 2007
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Author: Centro de Derechos Humanos y Ambiente

La Corte Internacional de Justicia (CIJ) determinó por 14 votos contra 1, rechazar el reclamo uruguayo de medidas provisionales que ordenaran a la Argentina remover los cortes de rutas que se mantienen en oposición a la instalación de la controvertida...

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29 November 2006

Conference: Toward a regulatory approach to Corporate Social Responsibility - Brussels - 06 December 2006

Author: ECCJ (European Coalition for Corporate Justice)

The Conference “Towards a Regulatory Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)” organised by the ECCJ (the European Coalition for Corporate Justice) and the FIDH (Fédération Internationale des ligues des droits de l’Homme) will provide a forum...

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