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3 September 2018

New research critically examines multi-stakeholder governance & proposes process for its evaluation

Author: Harris Gleckman, Center for Governance and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts & Benchmark Environmental Consulting (USA)

"Multistakeholderism: a new way for corporations and their new partners to try to govern the world", Aug 2018...

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28 August 2018

Arabtec Group's first sustainability report covers worker health & safety, welfare and responsible supply chains

Arabtec has...released it first sustainability report...covering the 2017 economic, social and environmental performance of the Group’s three main operating companies; Arabtec Construction, Target Engineering Construction Company, and Emirates Falcon...

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23 August 2018

Tribute: Kofi Annan's contribution to the business & human rights movement

Author: Georg Kell, (Founding Director of UN Global Compact) Forbes

"In Memory Of Kofi Annan: Father Of The Modern Corporate Sustainability Movement"...

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Company response
22 August 2018
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6 August 2018

Companies involved in Jerusalem light rail expansion accused of violating international law

In June 2018, a group of international, Palestinian, and French NGOs published a report accusing Alstom, Egis Group, and Systra of violating international law due to their involvement in expanding the Jerusalem light rail system. According to the...

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Company non-response
6 August 2018

Egis Group did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Egis Group to respond to allegations concerning violations of international law, due to its involvement in expanding the Jerusalem light rail system. Egis Group did not respond.

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Company non-response
6 August 2018

Systra did not respond

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Systra to respond to allegations concerning violations of international law, due to its involvement in expanding the Jerusalem light rail system. Systra did not respond.

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Company response
25 July 2018

Airbus responded

Author: Julie Kitcher, Airbus

... Airbus offers a wide portfolio of satellite capabilities and services to governments and institutions... These include Egypt's Nilesat and Algeria's ALSAT 2A, which has spent more than five years in orbit. Airbus works together with states,...

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Company response
23 July 2018

Alstom responded

Author: Catherine Patillon-Kalfa, Alstom

... We refer to your email of 16 July 2018 and your invitation to respond to alleged violations of international law in the occupied Palestinian territories in relation to Alstom’s participation in the construction of the Jerusalem light-rail system....

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3 July 2018
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Author: Pacto Global Chile

“Encuentro de Relaciones Laborales abordó la implementación de la Nueva Ley de Inclusión Laboral en las empresas” -  29 de junio de 2018...

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