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Headquarters in USA
Poor, marginalised communities face land threats from mining, infrastructure, renewable energy - secure tenure rights urgently needed
Author: Rights and Resources Initiative (USA)
From Risk and Conflict to Peace and Prosperity - The Urgency of securing Community Land Rights in a Turbulent World, Feb. 2017...
Mexico: Experts & activists promoting soda tax to stop obesity reportedly under surveillance via NSO Group software
Author: Nicole Perlroth, The New York Times
“Spyware’s Odd Targets: Backers of Mexico’s Soda Tax”, 11 Feb 17...
Author: Allison Aubrey, NPR USA
“Amid Travel Ban Debate, Chefs And Food Brands Take A Stand On Immigration”, 8 February 2017...
USA: 61+ NGOs call on business leaders to speak out against Trump's travel restrictions at Strategic & Policy Forum
Author: Intl. Corporate Accountability Roundtable, Institute for Human Rights and Business, Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility & 61 organizations
"ICAR, IHRB, ICCR, and Co-signers Submit Letter to Business Leaders on President Trump’s Strategic and Policy Forum", 2 Feb 2017...
Author: Irit Tamir, Advocacy Manager, Oxfam America's Private Sector Department
...While a few corporate leaders, primarily out of Silicon Valley, noted their concern over the impact of the ban [on legal immigrants and refugees from seven predominantely Muslim countries from entering the USA] on their employees, an overwhelming...
Author: Matthew Campbell & Jennifer Kaplan, Bloomberg (USA)
Coca-Cola Co. was sued by activists who compare the beverage giant’s advertising tactics to the tobacco industry’s past efforts in minimizing the health effects of its products and targeting children to replenish the ranks of its customers. The...
Olam creating "black box" of palm oil from unknown sources, fuelling deforestation "from Gabon to Indonesia" - NGO report