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Novartis responds to concerns raised about the social & environmental impacts of its business practices
On 2 April, the German-Swiss newspaper TagesWoche published an article about Novartis' decision to name Shannon Klinger chief of ethics and compliance and elevate the function to be part of the executive board following concerns raised about its...
At Novartis, corporate responsibility (CR) is central to how we run our business. Our CR strategy supports our company mission to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives and our vision to be a trusted leader in changing the practice of...
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Author: Claude Béglé dans Le Temps (Suisse)
... Sur le fond, la cause qui sous-tend l’initiative «Multinationales responsables» est juste. En revanche... la formulation et les responsabilités méritent d’être précisées, sans quoi de sérieuses questions d’interprétation risquent de perturber l...
Author: Sarah Neville, Financial Times (UK)
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