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9 July 2018

Guidance on developing effective grievance mechanisms in the banking sector

Author: BankTrack & Oxfam Australia

This paper reviews banks’ responsibilities and provides suggestions and recommendations for how banks can develop and implement effective operational-level grievance mechanisms that will be legitimate, trusted and meet their responsibilities under the...

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24 April 2018

Global funding for extreme fossil fuels increased by 11% in 2017, new report finds

[Includes responses by BNP Parbias, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Royal Bank of Canda, Morgan Stanley & Toronto-Dominion Bank]

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2 August 2017

Australia: Evidence provided to public inquiry reveals businesses unaware of slavery in supply chains

Author: Nassim Khadem, Sydney Morning Herald

"Australian businesses unaware of slavery in supply chains, inquiry told", 1 August 2017...

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29 June 2017

Top global banks lend billions to extract fossil fuels

Author: Fiona Harvey, The Guardian (UK)

Some of the world's top banks are continuing to lend tens of billions for extracting the most carbon-intensive fossil fuels, according to a report of top lenders [by Rainforest Action Network, Banktrack, Sierra Club, Oilchange International.]...The...

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31 May 2017

Banks loan billions to oil firms allegedly exporting low-grade fuel high in pollutants, says briefing

A new BankTrack briefing raises questions about how banks are conducting human rights due diligence. In response to research by Swiss NGO Public Eye accusing Switzerland-based oil trading companies of selling blends of low-grade fuel high in...

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28 April 2017

Big four banks distance themselves from Adani coalmine as Westpac rules out loan

Author: Joshua Robertson, The Guardian (UK)

Australia's big four banks have all ruled out funding or withdrawn from Adani's Queensland coal project, after...Westpac the country's second-largest bank, released a new climate policy on Friday, saying it would limit lending for new thermal coal...

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11 April 2017

Equileap publishes ranking of over 3,000 firms on progress towards gender equality

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12 November 2015

"Coal: The time to divest is now" over climate impact, says investor Rufo Quintavalle

Author: Rufo Quintavalle, environmental impact investor & founder of Comercial de Madeiras, in Stanford Social Innovation Review (USA)

"Coal: The Time to Divest Is Now", 6 Nov 2015...

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10 June 2013

Allen & Overy publishes second issue of "Business and Human Rights Review" on implementing UN Guiding Principles

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10 June 2013

[PDF] The Business and Human Rights Review, Spring 2013, Issue 2

Author: Allen & Overy's Human Rights Working Group

[Foreword by Justice Richard Goldstone:] The Business and Human Rights Review provides an important and timely interdisciplinary forum for lawyers and members of the business community to discuss the growing relationship between corporations, both...

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