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Updating the Resource Centre Digital Platform

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is at a critical point in its development. Our digital platform is home to a wealth of information on business and human rights, but hasn’t had a visual refresh for a number of years.

We will soon be updating the site to improve its usability and better serve the thousands of people that use our site to support their work.

Please take an advance peek at our new look, and let us know what you think!

Thank you,
Alex Guy, Digital Officer

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[PDF] full report: "Shaping the Future of Sustainable Finance - Moving from Paper Promises to Performance"

Author: BankTrack, WWF, Published on: 1 January 2006

By the end of 2005, only eight banks had publicly adopted a human rights policy: ABN AMRO, Barclays, HBOS, ING, Rabobank, Société Général, Standard Chartered and Westpac...Only Rabobank has committed to follow the UN Norms and explicitly endorsed the Universal Declaration. ABN AMRO and Westpac do not reference the UN Norms, but do reference many of the most important conventions that are incorporated into the Norms. Barclays has perhaps the most curious relationship with the Norms...

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Related companies: ABN Amro Allianz Banco Bradesco Banco do Brasil Bank of America BBVA BNP Paribas Calyon (part of Crédit Agricole) Citigroup Crédit Agricole Credit Suisse Deutsche Bank Dresdner Bank (part of Allianz) HBOS (part of Lloyds) HSBC Hypovereinsbank (HVB) Itaú Unibanco KBC Manulife Financial Mizuho Bank (part of Mizuho Financial Group) Rabobank Royal Bank of Canada Royal Bank of Scotland Royal Dutch Shell (Shell) Scotiabank Société Générale Standard Chartered Sumitomo Group UBS Wells Fargo West LB Westpac