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Updating the Resource Centre Digital Platform

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is at a critical point in its development. Our digital platform is home to a wealth of information on business and human rights, but hasn’t had a visual refresh for a number of years.

We will soon be updating the site to improve its usability and better serve the thousands of people that use our site to support their work.

Please take an advance peek at our new look, and let us know what you think!

Thank you,
Alex Guy, Digital Officer

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9 March 2020

USA: Environmental NGOs file lawsuit against Coca-Cola, Nestlé, Mars & others over plastic pollution of water resources

Author: Plastic Pollution Coalition

"Earth Island Institute and Plastic Pollution Coalition Take On Big Plastic," 27 Feb 2020...

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1 September 2019

Crackdown on Chinese accounts shows US social media giants becoming ‘more proactive’

Author: Simone McCarthy, South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)

The swift crackdown on an alleged disinformation campaign linked to Hong Kong’s anti-government protests shows social media platforms Twitter, Facebook and YouTube are becoming more proactive about dismantling influence operations, according to...

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20 September 2018

Commentary: Corporations increasingly under pressure to take a stand on social issues

Author: Tom McCarthy, The Guardian

"Woke business: have big brands found a conscience or a marketing ploy?" 16 Sept 2018...

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26 April 2018

British Govt. "ready" to provide consular assistance to Andy Hall if required

Author: UK Parliament (UK)

'Andy Hall Written Question' 13 Apr 2018...

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24 August 2017

An Evening with Ceres

5:30pm-8:00pm | 25 September | Boston

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30 January 2017

USA: House majority leader announces significant roll back on corporate regulation to 'revive economy'

Author: Kevin McCarthy, on Wall Street Journal

“How the House Will Roll Back Washington’s Rule by Bureaucrat”, 24 January 2017...

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26 January 2017

USA: Court denies govt.'s appeal in lawsuit against Microsoft over seizure of data stored abroad

Author: Kieren McCarthy, Register (UK)

"US govt can't stop Microsoft taking its Irish email seizure fight to the Supreme Court", 24 Jan 2017...

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6 September 2016

Costco lawsuit (re slave labour in Thailand)

In August 2015, a consumer filed a class action lawsuit against Costco and its Thai seafood supplier, CP Foods, in the US alleging that Costco knew of slave labour in its prawn supply chain in Thailand but did not disclose this information to consumers...

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31 May 2016

Expert Seminar: Business & Human Rights

08:30–11:30 | 31 May | Ontario

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29 November 2015

Insurers look for new ways to cope with climate change

Author: Shawn McCarthy, The Globe and Mail

…[E]xecutives from Intact Financial and researchers from the University of Waterloo will gather in Toronto to launch the Intact Centre for Climate Adaptation. The centre will conduct research and work with Canadians – both property owners and...

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