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23 August 2002

Big oil groups top league for 'greenwash'

Author: James Lamont, Financial Times

The big oil companies were some of the first multinationals to find themselves in the environmental "hall of shame" on Friday in the run up to next week's World Summit on Sustainable Development...Friends of the Earth singled out Shell, British...

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13 August 2002

13 Companies Earn Perfect Score on First HRC Corporate Equality Index [USA]

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13 August 2002

13 Companies Earn Perfect Score on First HRC Corporate Equality Index [USA]

Author: Human Rights Campaign

Demonstrate Leadership with Regard to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Employees - A total of 13 major U.S. corporations earned 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's first Corporate Equality Index, released today. The index rates...

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13 August 2002

New Index Rates U.S. Corporations' Treatment of Homosexuals

Author: Business for Social Responsibility News Monitor summary of article in DiversityInc

A survey by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) of 319 U.S. companies... found that 92 percent include sexual orientation in their non-discrimination policies, one of seven criteria the HRC used to create its 2002 Corporate Equality Index...Companies that...

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9 August 2002

Statoil wins prize for burying CO2 under North Sea

Author: Reuters

Norwegian state-controlled oil firm Statoil said on Thursday that it won a prize for pioneering work to curb emissions of gases blamed for global warming by burying them beneath the seabed.

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1 August 2002

American Apparel Senior Partner Dov Charney honored for humanitarian efforts

Author: Wearables Business

American Apparel Senior Partner Dov Charney was recently honored by the Fashion Business Incubator, a Los Angeles based non-profit fashion organization, at its annual awards dinner for his work to provide sweatshop-free working conditions for his...

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8 July 2002

Best companies for minorities [USA] - Diversity Leaders

Author: Fortune

...these companies have not abandoned their commitment to hiring, promoting, and retaining talented employees of all races [lists the 50 top companies; top 10: Fannie Mae, Sempra Energy, Advantica, SBC Communications, McDonald's, PNM Resources,...

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1 June 2002

Four Indian IT initiatives rewarded for harnessing innovation for poor

Author: Frederick Noronha, InfoChange [India]

Expat Indians reward four national social entrepreneurs for bridging the great divide between information technology and the common man -...Drishtee, an ISP (internet service proider) offering e-Government solutions in rural villages in India, topped...

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1 June 2002

Four Indian IT initiatives rewarded for harnessing innovation for poor

Author: Frederick Noronha, InfoChange [India]

Expat Indians reward four national social entrepreneurs for bridging the great divide between information technology and the common man -...Drishtee, an ISP (internet service proider) offering e-Government solutions in rural villages in India, topped...

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23 May 2002

FIFA Bags Top Health Award: World Cup To Be Tobacco Free

Author: World Health Organization

The World Health Organization’s highest tobacco control award will be given to the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in recognition of its tobacco control work, culminating in its decision to declare the 2002 World Cup tobacco...

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