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12 January 2015

Job posting: Energy & Environment Management Specialist [Kering]

This position is at the sustainability department of Kering corporate, gathering 15 experts on sustainability, composed of two teams: the sustainability programme team and the sustainability operations team. The Energy and Environment Management...

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4 June 2014
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Author: CCFD-Terre Solidaire, Collectif Ethique sur l’Etiquette, Ethique et Investissement, Meeschaert Asset Management, Peuples Solidaires et Sherpa

Interrogées par des organisations de la société civile, en association avec des investisseurs responsables, 30 entreprises ont répondu à un questionnaire sur les principes directeurs des Nations Unies relatifs aux entreprises et aux droits humains…Bien...

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24 April 2014

Climate change survival: companies need courage...and new metrics

Author: Amy Larkin, Guardian Sustainable Business (UK)

[S]mart people and organizations are making the "business case" for sustainability, making...calculations as they analyze the life cycles, carbon production and water footprints of a variety of products...But, impressive as this work is, it is no...

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31 January 2014

Burberry Commits to Phasing Out Toxic Chemicals from Supply Chain

Author: Gina-Marie Cheeseman, TriplePundit

Burberry Group...announced its commitment...to removing all hazardous chemicals from its supply chain by Jan...2020. To achieve this goal, Burberry will set up “mechanisms for disclosure and transparency” for the hazardous chemicals used in its supply...

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1 January 2014

[PDF] Corporate influence in the Post-2015 process

Author: Lou Pingeot, Global Policy Forum

[T]his working paper examines the role and influence of business actors in the process towards the Post-2015 agenda of the UN, with particular attention to the influence of large transnational corporations. The business sector certainly has an...

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12 November 2013
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Author: Anaïs Lerévérend, FashionMag.com (France)

LVMH entend marquer son engagement en faveur de la valorisation des femmes dans la société. Le groupe de luxe français en a d'ailleurs fait le sujet principal de sa journée de séminaire du 13 novembre…La signature de la charte internationale "Women...

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20 June 2013

[PDF] Quarterly Bulletin on Business & Children - Issue 5

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to the fifth issue of the Quarterly Bulletin on Business & Children, produced by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre. The purpose of this e-bulletin is to help keep everyone working in this field informed about recent key...

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1 May 2013

The Sound of Change Live

Author: Chime for Change

The Sound of Change Live is proudly underwritten by Gucci [part of PPR] to ensure that all ticket sales go directly to projects that improve the lives of girls and women around the world. Every ticket holder will receive a Sound of Change voucher via...

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24 February 2013

Gucci backs women’s equality campaign

Author: Matthew Garrahan & Vanessa Friedman, Financial Times

Gucci [part of PPR] is bankrolling a new global equality campaign for women, enlisting support from Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, at a time when women’s rights are in the spotlight following violent attacks in developing...

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7 December 2012

The human Price: Certified Safe, a Factory in Karachi Still Quickly Burned [Pakistan]

Author: Declan Walsh & Steven Greenhouse, New York Times

…[F]or Arshad and Shahid Bhaila, the industrialist brothers whose factory burned to the ground in September, killing at least 262 workers, there are some comforts…As Category B prisoners…Despite survivors’ accounts of locked emergency exits and barred...

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