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17 June 2019
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Los Planes de Acción Nacionales son un oportunidad esencial para pedir la rendición de cuentas de los gobiernos para la protección de los derechos humanos en contra de violaciones por parte de actores corporativos.  Los siguientes recursos brindan v...

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30 April 2019

Activists awarded Goldman Environmental prize for their work challenging irresponsible business practices

Author: The Goldman Environmental Foundation

"Introducing the 2019 Goldman Environmental Prize Winners", 29 Apr 2019...

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17 December 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on human rights defenders' global survey highlights role of cos. in attacks in several countries

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders (Switzerland)

"World report on the situation of human rights defenders", 17 Dec 2017...

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7 November 2017

New report calls on internet cos. to do more to fight terrorist incitement & disinformation in line with responsibility to uphold human rights

Author: NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights & World Economic Forum

"Harmful Content: The Role of Internet Platform Companies in Fighting Terrorist Incitement and Politically Motivated Disinformation", Nov 2017...

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17 August 2017

EU: Reports find workers from eastern Europe face low wages & exploitative working conditions

Author: Ana Maria Dima, Opendemocracy

"The other side of Europe: the exploitation of Romanian workers in the EU", 18 May 2017...

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3 May 2017

Planned power plants in the Balkans need review as EU adopts tougher pollution standards

Author: CEE Bankwatch Network

The European Union has...approved an updated set of binding standards for power plants, which include new, stricter pollution limits. The standards, known as the LCP BREF...will help prevent thousands of premature deaths caused by air pollution from...

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5 December 2016

New guide to help garment industry implement living wages by Fair Wear Foundation

Author: Fair Wear Foundation, Amsterdam

"Fair Wear Foundation launches innovative guide book on living wages", 5 Dec 2016...

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Company response
27 April 2016
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Author: Deichmann

...In dem Beitrag wird eingeräumt, dass die Lieferanten sowohl in Rumänien als auch in Mazedonien mehr als den gesetzlichen Mindestlohn bezahlen. Gleichzeitig kommen Kritiker zu Worte, die dieZahlung eines existenzsichernden Lohns („living wage“)...

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12 April 2016

Seven of 15 former Soviet countries have become “consolidated authoritarian regimes”, says new report; fall in oil prices linked to lack of transparency, accountability

Author: Nate Schenkkan, Freedom House

"Nations in tansit 2016: Europe and Eurasia brace for impact", 12 April 2016...

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5 October 2015

Vodafone response

Author: Vodafone

As a company, Vodafone believes that diversity and freedom of individuals to move between countries strengthens societies and economies. However, European nations’ individual responses to the current refugee challenge are a matter for sovereign...

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