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12 April 2014
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Author: Xavier de la Porte, in Le Monde Blogs (France)

En 2007…Amesys, filiale de Bull…signe un contrat avec le gouvernement du colonel Kadhafi [et]…vend à la Libye…un programme du nom de Eagle…Quand en 2011, est révélée cette opération,…Amesys oppose plusieurs arguments…ce que nous vendons avec Eagle c...

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11 April 2014
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Author: Xavier Berne, Next INpact (France)

[D]eux associations soutenaient que [Qosmos] avait « été, à plusieurs reprises…mise en cause pour avoir contribué à fournir au régime syrien le matériel de surveillance électronique nécessaire à la répression de la contestation qui a lieu en Syrie...

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11 April 2014
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4 April 2014

Launch of the CAUSE coalition & Expert meeting on ICT companies – exploring ways to enhance regulation and strengthen accountability – University Foundation, 11 rue d'Egmont, Brussels– April 4, 2014 | 14:30-17:30

Author: FIDH

...On April 4th 2014, FIDH is convening a open-dialogue session in Brussels (Room A, University Foundation, 11 rue d'Egmont). This meeting will bring together known experts, NGOs and stakeholders working on ICT companies regulation and accountability...

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Article
5 March 2014

Blog: "Information technology - the power and responsibility of business"

Author: Annabel Short, Program Director, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This week human rights experts, business people and government representatives are gathered at RightsCon in California to discuss the links between human rights and the tech industry – the immense potential of technology to help realize human rights,...

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Lawsuit
18 February 2014

Amesys lawsuit (re Libya)

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

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Article
20 December 2013

[PDF] Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin – Issue 11, December 2013

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to the 11th issue of the Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin. To assist all those following corporate legal accountability issues, we send this bulletin to highlight key developments, new cases profiled on our site, updates to...

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Article
10 December 2013

[PDF] Businesses across the Middle East must put human rights above the bottom line - New report lifts the lid on the business practices of dozens of companies operating across the Middle East

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

[Arabic and French versions below] Companies operating across the Middle East must uphold human rights according to a new report by an international human rights organisation. The new report, released today in Arabic, English and French by the...

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4 December 2013
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Author: Gilbert Kallenborn, 01net (France)

Fini le business en toute liberté avec les dictatures. Le gouvernement veut mettre de l’ordre dans les exportations des technologies d’interception de données, comme les proposent des sociétés françaises telles que Qosmos ou Amesys [filiale de Bull]...

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30 November 2013

[PDF] The Third Pillar: Access to Judicial Remedies for Human Rights Violations by Transnational Business

Author: Gwynne Skinner, Robert McCorquodale, Olivier De Schutter & Andie Lambe

The Access to Judicial Remedy (A2JR) Project set out to identify and analyze the barriers in the United States, Canada, and Europe…The detailed mapping exercise undertaken in the development of this Report shows that States are generally not fulfilling...

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