Royal Philips Electronics
Headquarters in Netherlands
Author: Stanley Pignal, Charlotte Clarke, Elizabeth Rigby, Financial Times
Viviane Reding, justice commissioner, will...announce the first step towards European-level legislation, a year after she threatened mandatory measures if no progress was made on improving gender balance at the higher echelons of business.EU figures...
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The World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business "ethically" and translate those words into action. WME honorees not only promote ethical business standards and...
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Using Propaganda to Stop China's Strikes: Government and industry search for ways to calm the country's factory hands
Author: Dexter Roberts, Bloomberg [USA]
…7,000 workers at a...New Balance supplier in Dongguan protested plans to relocate production to Jiangxi province and cut bonuses…1,000 workers halted production to protest overtime rules at a Shenzhen company that…supplies Hewlett-Packard…[W]orkers...
Author: Ethos Institute – Business and Social Responsibility
…[T]he economic rights advances made in recent years in Brazil...must be followed by equal advances in civil, social and cultural rights…which requires…action by…business and labour organizations, so that…human rights can be prioritized in the current...
Author: makeITfair, DanWatch
“We are calling on the companies and governments in the developed countries in the light of the Basel Convention to stop dumping of electronic gadgets,” says John Pwamang head of the Toxics Department at Ghana’s Environmental Protection Agency. In his...
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Author: Jess McCabe, Environmental Finance
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Author: Instituto Argentino de Responsabilidad Social Empresarial, IARSE [Argentina]
Con la idea de estar a tono con los procesos electorales nacionales, la compañía Philips Brasil desarrolló el Programa de Voto Consciente, que se llevó a cabo en articulación con la ONG Transparencia Brasil. El objetivo fue concienciar a sus empleados...
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Author: NautaDutilh law firm
The Guiding Principles do not intend to impose new legal obligations, but instead aim to elaborate on the implications of existing standards and practices...and to integrate them within a single, logically coherent and comprehensive template. Still,.....