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7 January 2020

So. Africa: Africa’s largest mobile operator & UK security company face allegations of supporting terrorist organizations

Author: Tanishaa Nadkar & Mfuneko Toyana, Reuters

‘MTN reviewing allegations after being named in U.S. complaint’...

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23 December 2019

FTSE4Good leaves coal and oil firms and G4S on ethical investment list despite environmental and labour rights concerns; incl. comments

Author: Jasper Jolly, The Guardian

Note: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre previously asked G4S for a response to allegations of labour abuse in Qatar and UAE, available here....

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27 November 2019

Statement from G4S Group CEO regarding migrant worker policies and practices

Author: G4S

At G4S, we invest in substantial resources to ensure that our employment policies and practices are consistent with international conventions......

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19 November 2019

Human rights concerns in Qatar and the UAE behind decision to exclude G4S from Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund

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18 November 2019

Human rights concerns in Qatar and the UAE behind decision to exclude G4S from Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund ; includes response from G4S

The Council of Ethics of Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) recommended divesting from the UK-headquartered security company G4S, “due to an unacceptable risk that the company is contributing to systematic human rights violations” against...

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18 November 2019
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Author: Drbyos, Nouvelles du Monde

« Le fonds souverain norvégien place G4S sur la liste des risques liés aux droits humains », 14 novembre 2019...

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18 November 2019

G4S has no place on ethical index, London Stock Exchange told

Author: Jasper Jolly, Guardian (UK)

Human rights campaigners have criticised the London Stock Exchange Group for including G4S on ethical investment indices......

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Company response
18 November 2019

G4S responds to the exclusion decision of the Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund

“We welcomed the engagement with the Council on Ethics over the past three years and we wholeheartedly agree that migrant workers need care and support and deserve to be treated with dignity and respect at all times. We are committed to ensuring that...

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15 November 2019

CHRB claims Amazon, Costco & Starbucks amongst the worst at identifying and addressing human rights issues

Author: Jennifer Thompson, Financial Times

"Starbucks, Amazon and Costco rapped for weak human rights disclosure", 14 November 2019...

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15 November 2019

Norges Bank excludes G4S from portfolio over human rights concerns

Author: Gavin Hinks, Board Agenda

Boardrooms were delivered a blunt reminder this week that human rights cannot be ignored....

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