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2 November 2015
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Author: Compromiso RSE

“Ban Ki-moon alaba la apuesta por el empleo de las personas con discapacidad”...

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22 September 2015

NGOs find Sustainable Development Goals do not adequately address private sector's accountability for human rights abuses

Author: Amnesty Intl, Association for Women’s Rights in Development, Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR), Center for Women’s Global Leadership, Center of Concern, CIVICUS, FOKUS-Forum for Women and Development, Habitat Intl. Coalition, Housing and Land Rights Network, Instituto de Liderazgo Simone de Beauvoir, Intl. Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC), Intl. Presentation Association, Ipas, Kepa ry, Minority Rights Group International, RESURJ, Spanish Society for International Human Rights Law, WASH United

"Human Rights Caucus reaction to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development", 23 Sep 2015...

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14 September 2015

Study ranks OECD countries' capacity to meet proposed UN Sustainable Development Goals

Author: Christian Kroll (Bertelsmann Stiftung), with a foreword by Kofi Annan

"Sustainable Development Goals: Are the rich countries ready?"...

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3 June 2015

Report argues Natl. Human Rights Institutions have critical role to ensure effectiveness of new sustainable development framework

Author: Center for Economic and Social Rights & Danish Institute for Human Rights

"Realizing Rights through the Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of National Human Rights Institutions", June 2015...

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11 March 2015
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Author: Pacto Global, IARSE

“Pacto Global presenta su Guía de Sustentabilidad Empresarial”,  9 de marzo de 2015...

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20 February 2014

Trade Unions @ the Johannesburg Summit 2002

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1 January 2014

[PDF] Corporate influence in the Post-2015 process

Author: Lou Pingeot, Global Policy Forum

[T]his working paper examines the role and influence of business actors in the process towards the Post-2015 agenda of the UN, with particular attention to the influence of large transnational corporations. The business sector certainly has an...

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19 October 2012

[DOC] Speech of Richard Howitt MEP, European Parliament Rapporteur on Corporate Social Responsibility "CSR after Rio," to the Cyprus EU Presidency Conference on CSR

Author: Richard Howitt MEP, European Parliament Rapporteur on Corporate Social Responsibility

Earlier this year I was privileged to represent Europe at a different sort of conference: as part of the Rio +20 United Nations Summit…one of the most notable characteristics of the UN summit…was the huge role played by business…1,400 companies took...

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29 June 2012

Following Rio+20, UN expert body calls on businesses to respect human rights

Author: UN News Centre

A United Nations expert body...expressed concern that the outcome document agreed at the...UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) failed to explicitly mention that businesses must respect human rights. “Businesses will play a major role in...

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29 June 2012

Rio+20 Ends with Commitment to Health

Author: Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk [part of Novo Group] came to the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro with the goal of placing health on the sustainability agenda, and a hope that non-communicable diseases...would be acknowledged as a...

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