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15 October 2007
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Author: Netwerk Vlaanderen

Netwerk Vlaanderen demande aux banques internationales de ne pas investir dans le secteur du pétrole, du gaz et des produits miniers en Birmanie tant que la dictature militaire poursuit son régime brutal...De graves violations des droits humains ont eu...

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28 September 2007

The business world beats a quiet path to a pariah’s door [Burma]

Author: John Berthelsen, Asia Sentinel

…[U]nder the radar, half the countries in Asia are helping to prop up the [Burmese] dictatorship, either through government help or through the sub rosa support of their business communities — including Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Thailand and...

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14 June 2007

US Connecticut pension to divest $11 mln from company linked to Sudan

Author: AP

Connecticut’s pension fund will sell its holdings in…[China Petroleum and Chemical Corp. (Sinopec), which do] business in…Sudan…State Treasurer Denise Nappier said…"The bottom line has been, and continues to be, to get the best possible investment...

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8 June 2007

ABN Amro wins FT sustainable bank of the year

Author: John Williamson, Financial Times

ABN Amro…was named the overall winner in the FT Sustainable Banking awards last night…The award will be controversial with environmental campaigners, who have targeted ABN Amro for its involvement in financing aspects of the Sakhalin II oil and gas...

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1 June 2007

Earthjustice presents "environmental rights" report to UN

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1 June 2007

[PDF] full report: "Environmental Rights Report 2007"

Author: Earthjustice

[issues & cases referred to include: ship-breaking; e-waste; AngloGold in Ghana; Merowe Dam in Sudan; Trafigura in Cote d'Ivoire, Newmont in Indonesia; MDX in Burma; PetroChina chemical spill in Harbin; Three Gorges Dam; Cola-Cola in India; Shell,...

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15 May 2007

IFC launches handbook for companies on stakeholder engagement in emerging markets - 30 case studies from different sectors & regions

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15 May 2007

[PDF] full report: "Stakeholder Engagement: A Good Practice Handbook for Companies Doing Business in Emerging Markets"

Author: International Finance Corporation

This handbook aims to provide the reader with the good practice “essentials” for managing stakeholder relationships in a dynamic context...The focus of this handbook is on stakeholder groups “external” to the core operation of the business, such as...

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29 August 2006

Biggest-Ever Emissions Trades: $1 Billion Deal Benefits Beijing

Author: John J. Fialka, Wall Street Journal

The World Bank and 11 utilities, banks, trading firms and others have put together the largest greenhouse-gas emission trades in history, a $1 billion deal that will help two Chinese chemical companies reduce emissions believed to cause climate change...

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14 August 2006

Evading link with Sudan - UM [University of Maryland] foundation pledges not to invest in 4 firms [USA]

Author: Gadi Dechter, Baltimore Sun [USA]

In response to student activists, and in step with a nationwide trend among college endowments, the University System of Maryland Foundation has pledged to avoid investing in four companies it believes help the government of Sudan commit genocide in...

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