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16 November 2018

Gender, technology, and the future of work discussion note

Author: Mariya Brussevich, Era Dabla-Norris, Christine Kamunge, Pooja Karnane, Salma Khalid & Kalpana Kochhar, International Monetary Fund

New technologies―digitalization, artificial intelligence, and machine learning―are changing the way work gets done at an unprecedented rate... [T]his SDN finds that women, on average, perform more routine tasks than men across all sectors and...

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19 April 2011

Swedish AP funds call for Motorola to withdraw from West Bank

Author: Daniel Brooksbank, Responsible Investor

The Ethical Council of the four Swedish AP buffer pension funds...is calling on US communications giant Motorola Solutions to pull out of the Israeli-occupied territories in the West Bank. The Council wants the company, spun out of Motorola earlier...

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18 April 2011

Ethical Council Annual Report 2010

Author: Ethical Council

Since 2007, [the First, Second, Third & Fourth AP Funds, buffer funds in Sweden’s national pension system] have been coordinating their work on environmental and ethical issues through the joint Ethical Council. The purpose of the Council is,...

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18 April 2011

Sweden's buffer pension funds' Ethical Council publishes 2010 Annual Report, includes reports on dialogues with companies associated with social, environmental abuses

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1 March 2010

[PDF] Annual Report 2009

Author: Council on Ethics for the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global

The Council on Ethics for the Norwegian Government’s Pension Fund Global…makes recommendations…on the potential exclusion of companies from the Pension Fund on the basis of acts or omissions that contravene the criteria in the Ethical Guidelines for...

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17 September 2008

[Full list of companies divested from by Danske Bank]

Author: Danske Bank

Blacklist: Aerostar, Alliant, Avichina, Dongfeng, General Dynamics, Hanwha, L-3 Communications, Lockheed Martin, Nissan, Poongsan Corporation, Raytheon, Singapore Tech., Textron [includes reasons for divestment]

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17 September 2008

Danske Bank divests from 13 companies on ethical grounds

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28 September 2007

The business world beats a quiet path to a pariah’s door [Burma]

Author: John Berthelsen, Asia Sentinel

…[U]nder the radar, half the countries in Asia are helping to prop up the [Burmese] dictatorship, either through government help or through the sub rosa support of their business communities — including Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Thailand and...

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6 April 2007

Massive Dutch pension fund drops investments in land mines, to disclose all holdings

Author: Associated Press

In a victory for advocates of "socially responsible" investment, one of the world's largest pension funds said Friday it has dumped its stock holdings in companies that make land mines...In addition, the Netherlands' ABP said in a statement it will...

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8 November 2005

Companies linked with Burma

Author: Intl. Confederation of Free Trade Unions

Updated on Tuesday, November 08, 2005. This list is not exhaustive. We are ready to correct any factual errors which it may contain. As we receive information on further companies which are active in Burma we will approach them in the same way and,...

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