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Article
15 March 2017

Verité Welcomes the Formation of Building Responsibly

Author: Verite

Verité welcomes the formation of Building Responsibly, an engineering and construction industry initiative, supported by Humanity United...Verité congratulates the six inaugural member companies – AMEC Foster Wheeler, Bechtel Corporation, CH2M, Fluor,...

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Story
6 March 2017

Coalition of construction & engineering companies, "Building Responsibly", advances agenda to protect workers' rights in the industry

In February 2017, six major engineering and construction companies - Bechtel, CH2M (now Jacobs), Flour, Multiplex, Vinci and Wood - formed an industry-led coalition called "Building Responsibly" aimed at promoting workers' rights and welfare. In June...

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Article
28 February 2017

Building Responsibly is the Way Forward

Author: David Segall, NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights, in Fair Observer (USA)

[S]ix major engineering and construction companies—CH2M Hill, Vinci SA, Amec Foster Wheeler, Bechtel Corporation, Fluor Corporation and Multiplex—are hosting the inaugural meeting of a new industry-led coalition called Building Responsibly. The group...

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Blog post
13 December 2016

What do Qatar's kafala reforms mean for company action on migrant rights?

Amidst contention over the impact of Qatar’s kafala reforms on the lives of migrant workers, companies must look to international standards to ensure the rights of their migrant workforce.

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Article
12 December 2016

Australia: Construction industry is increasingly gender-segregated, report finds

Author: Fiona Smith, Guardian (UK)

"Construction industry becoming increasingly gender-segregated, report finds", 12 Dec 2016...

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Company non-response
22 March 2016

Multiplex declined to respond: Questions on working conditions in Qatar

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Article
15 June 2006

Billion dollar Australian property company Allco wins Golden Toilet Brush Award

Author: Liquor, Hospitality & Miscellaneous Union [Australia]

Cleaners around the country have nominated property company Allco as the winner of the inaugural Golden Toilet Brush Award to be handed out today...Allco...has declined repeated invitations to meet cleaners' representatives...They are the only major...

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