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20 May 2019

Turkey: Nestle and Ferrero amid allegations of labour abuse towards Syrian refugee hazelnut farmers

On the 28th of April 2019, the New York Times published a  report by David Segal investigating the working conditions of Syrian refugees who perform backbreaking labor on the farms that produce 70 percent of the world’s hazelnuts for confectionery...

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20 May 2019

Bangladesh: Accord to continue operations for 281 working days as transition agreement is reached

On 19 May 2019, after months of delays and uncertainty, the Bangladesh Accord on Fire and Building finally struck a deal with the Bangladesh Garment Employers Association (BGMEA) concerning the future of its operations in the country. A memorandum of...

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Company response
20 May 2019

Nestle responds to allegations of refugee labour abuse on Turkish hazelnut farms

Author: Yann Wiss, Nestle

 

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Article
20 May 2019

Africa50 launches its Innovation Challenge to help increase access to internet in the continent

Author: Financial Afrik (Mauritania)

"Africa50 launches its Innovation Challenge to help increase access to internet in Africa", 17 mai 2019...

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Company non-response
20 May 2019

Ulker did not respond

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Article
20 May 2019

Bangladesh: Terms of extension may weaken Accord's independence

Author: BDApparelNews

"Analysis: Terms of extension to strip independence of Accord?", 19 May 2019...

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20 May 2019

Latin America: Report details impacts of international arbitrations filed by mining companies

New report details the impacts of international arbitration filed by mining companies in countries across Latin America.  The report analyses 38 cases filed by global mining corporations against Latin American governments using the investor-state...

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Article
20 May 2019

Tanzania: Govt. agency fines Acacia Mining for environmental damage by its subsidiary

Author: JP Casey, Mining Technology (USA)

"Tanzania fines Acacia $2.4m over environmental damage"...

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Company response
20 May 2019

Reponse by Anglo American

Author: Anglo American

Anglo American plc confirms that, on 18 January 2019, an award was issued in its arbitration against Venezuela brought under the UK-Venezuela Bilateral Investment Treaty (“the Treaty”) (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/14/1). The case related to Anglo American’s...

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20 May 2019

Commentary: Despite increasing regulations, mining companies are still slow to seeking legal advice on social and environmental governance

Author: Fieldfisher, Mining.com

"Mining companies need to start thinking seriously about ESG - opinion", 12 May 2019....

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