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9 April 2015

Improving maternal health and access to contraceptives: Pharmaceutical companies’ contribution to MDG 5

Author: Access to Medicine Foundation

Pharmaceutical companies operationalise commitments to MDG 5 with a variety of initiatives. Ten of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies are taking some action to improve access to maternal health and family planning, by making public...

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26 March 2015

Report on UN Forum event highlighting advances & challenges in business respect for human rights

Author: Global Business Initiative on Human Rights; Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

"Respect In Practice: United Nations Third Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights: 1-3 December 2014", 25 Mar 2015...

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17 November 2014
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Author: Access to Medicines Index

« L'industrie pharmaceutique fait plus d'efforts pour améliorer l'accès aux médicaments dans les pays en voie de développement ; certains aspects accusent un certain retard », 17 novembre 2014...

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17 November 2014
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Author: Access to Medicines Index

"Pharmaindustrie unternimmt mehr zur Verbesserung des Zugangs zur medizinischen Versorgung in Entwicklungsländern. Leistungen hinken in manchen Bereichen hinterher", 17. November 2014 ...

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17 November 2014
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Author: Access to Medicines Index

[DOC] “El sector farmacéutico hace más para mejorar el acceso a la medicina en los países en desarrollo, pero su actuación en algunos aspectos es mejorable” - 17 de noviembre de 2014...

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1 May 2014

[PDF] Evidence of Corporate Disclosure relevant to the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

Author: Shift

This research was conducted to inform understanding of how companies currently report on their human rights performance, and how this maps against the UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights. The research reviewed corporate disclosure of...

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11 February 2014

[PDF] Speech of Richard Howitt MEP, European Parliament Rapporteur on Corporate Social Responsibility to the Seminar on "Purpose of the Corporation," European Parliament, Brussels, 11 February 2014

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

[On] 11 February 2014 in Brussels, a major conference on "The Purpose of the Corporation" is examining how alternatives to "Maximising Shareholder Value" can be introduced to European corporate governance rules. In his keynote speech to the conference...

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Article
10 October 2013

How much tax should companies pay?

Author: Triodos Bank

Tax avoidance by means of aggressive tax planning by companies has been the focus of a major debate recently. In response, international governments have recognized that tax rules need to change…Triodos Bank’s view is that companies have a...

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1 September 2013

[PDF] Issue 6: Quarterly Bulletin on Business & Children - Sep 2013

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

The purpose of this e-bulletin is to help keep everyone working in the field of business & children's rights informed about recent key developments and forthcoming initiatives. [Includes contributions in English, French & Spanish from...

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10 April 2013

[PDF] Pioneering CSR: An analysis of Danish frontrunners in Corporate Social Responsibility

Author: GLOBAL CSR for the Danish Business Authority

This report provides an analysis of five Danish frontrunner companies’ Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approaches and activities. A.P. Moeller Maersk, Carlsberg, DONG Energy, ISS World Services and Novo Nordisk have shared their manifold CSR...

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