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Intl. Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers (ICoC)

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14 February 2012
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Author: Commission de la défense nationale et des forces armées

En France...le droit n’autorise pas...[les entreprises privées à assurer une mission de guerre, et] ce contexte a certainement nui au développement d’un secteur de services de sécurité et de défense d’envergure internationale...L’objectif de ce travail...

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16 January 2012

[Intl. Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers - Consultation on Draft Charter for the Oversight Mechanism, deadline extended to 30 Mar]

Author: Steering Committee of the Intl. Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers

The Draft Charter for the Oversight Mechanism of the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers (ICoC) is now being presented to stakeholder for review and comment. Also available is an Explanatory Note prepared by the...

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28 December 2011
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Author: Marie-Amélie Clopès, Grotius International [France]

L’initiative suisse…entretient la conviction que la régulation des acteurs privés doit engager les Etats…C’est ce que tente d’engager l’initiative suisse par le biais du Document de Montreux ratifié en septembre 2008 par 17 Etats…[L]e Département des...

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1 December 2011

Services - Accreditation

Author: International Risks

From the 1st December 2011 International Risks will be on the Signatory list of “The International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers” The ICoC is a multi-stakeholder initiative convened by the Swiss government. It aims to set private...

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9 November 2011

[PDF] International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers

Author: Claude Wild, Directorate of Political Affairs, Federal Dept. of Foreign Affairs, Swizerland

As a statement of the good principles that private security companies should be striving towards, the ICoC is now frequently referred to in national and international fora regarding its role in helping to provide better oversight of the industry...the...

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17 March 2011
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Author: Parlement européen

Les sociétés privées de sécurité jouent un rôle de plus en plus important dans les conflits….mais il leur est difficile de contrôler leurs agissements…Une réponse partielle…a été la mise en place d'un code de conduite. Près de la moitié des sociétés...

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13 March 2011

Corporate Values

Author: Evolutionary Security Management

We are one of the first three companies in Canada to have signed to the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers, the steering code of conduct intended to protect vulnerable populations.

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Article
1 January 2011

[PDF] G4S plc Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2011 - Securing Your World

Author: G4S

Since 2010, G4S has been directly involved in the development and launch of a new International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers, which sets out principles for security operations in so‑called “complex environments.”...[I]n order to...

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1 January 2011
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Author: Marie-Eve Lapointe, Revue québécoise de droit international

La multiplication des entreprises militaires et de sécurité privées ainsi que leur implication croissante au sein des conflits armés soulèvent de nombreuses interrogations…[N]ous tenterons de démontrer que la logique commerciale qui prévaut...

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12 November 2010
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Author: Romain Mielcarek, Actu Défense [France]

[L]’industrie de la sécurité privée s’est dotée d’un code de bonne conduite. Signé…par une soixantaine de compagnies, il devrait permettre d’améliorer les pratiques des sociétés militaires privées (SMP). Les professionnels ont très largement participé...

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