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29 November 2002

Eni signs agreement on transnational industrial relations and social responsibility

Author: EIRO online

Eni, the Italian-based energy company, became the latest multinational to conclude a global agreement on corporate social responsibility and industrial relations. The accord, signed by Italian and international trade union organisations, lays down a...

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Article
15 August 2002

Report of the sessional working group on the working methods and activities of transnational corporations on its fourth session

Author: U.N. Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights

[includes as annex the latest official text of United Nations "Draft norms on Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with Regard to Human Rights"]

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Article
1 August 2002

Oral statement [by Amnesty International, to the U.N. Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights] on the working methods and activities of transnational corporations

Author: Amnesty International

Amnesty International takes the floor today to unequivocally support the process of developing the "Human Rights Principles and Responsibilities for Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises"

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Article
24 July 2002

IBLF [Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum] Statement of support for UN Draft Human Rights Principles and Responsibilities for Transnational Corporations and other Business Enterprises

Author: Frances House, Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum

[submitted to the United Nations Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights’ Working Group on the Working Methods and Activities of Transnational Corporations] - We wholeheartedly welcome the Draft Human Rights Principles and...

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Article
7 May 2002

"Beyond Good Intentions: Corporate Citizenship for a New Century"

Author: Mary Robinson, U.N. High Comissioner for Human Rights

RSA World Leaders Lecture - Mary Robinson, United Nations High Comissioner for Human Rights - London -...the Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, an expert body of the inter-governmental Commission on Human Rights, is in the...

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Story
21 November 2001

Turkey begins construction of Ilisu dam amid concerns over displacement, cultural & environmental impacts

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Article
31 July 2001

Statement by Sir Geoffrey Chandler (former Chair, Amnesty International United Kingdom Business Group) regarding the Draft Universal Human Rights Guidelines for Companies

Author: Sir Geoffrey Chandler

statement to the Working Group on the working methods and activities of transnational corporations, United Nations Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights

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Article
2 May 2001

"Business and Human Rights: The Way Forward"

Author: Dr. B.G. Ramcharan, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights

Statement by Dr. B.G. Ramcharan, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, delivered to Wilton Park Conference, Montreux, Switzerland

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Article
1 May 2001

Draft Universal Human Rights Guidelines for Companies, Addendum 2

[text of the draft guidelines, and the principal materials that served as the basis for the draft guidelines]

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Article
5 April 2001

Companies and Human Rights - Recent Developments

Author: Sir Geoffrey Chandler

comments by Sir Geoffrey Chandler on the Draft United Nations Human Rights Guidelines for Companies and on the Global Reporting Initiative

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