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Report
3 June 2015

UN Working Group's report on 2014 UN Forum focusing on corporate respect for human rights

Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights

"Report of the Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises"...

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Article
2 June 2015

European oil & gas companies seek to engage with UN to help devise global carbon pricing system to combat climate change

Author: Pilita Clark & Ed Crooks, Financial Times (UK)

"European energy groups seek UN backing for carbon pricing system", 31 May 2015...

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Article
2 June 2015
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Author: EurActiv.de

...Sechs große europäische Öl- und Gaskonzerne haben ein weltweites Preissystem für das klimaschädliche Kohlendioxid gefordert. Dies sei eine "umsetzbare und realistische" Methode, um die CO2-Emissionen zu verringern, erklärten am Montag die...

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Story
26 May 2015

Guardian investigation raises concerns that Shell's climate change rhetoric is not matched with action

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Article
26 May 2015

"The real story behind Shell's climate change rhetoric"

Author: Terry Macalister, Guardian (UK)

An investigation into the Shell business shows that under its forecasts the Earth’s temperature will rise nearly twice as much as the 2C threshold for dangerous climate change, and that the firm’s own greenhouse gas emissions are still rising and will...

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Article
1 May 2015

An Inspiring Peer - Business leaders reflect on the leadership and work of Ed Potter

Author: Mark Hodge, Global Business Initiative on Human Rights

On June 1st, Ed Potter, Director of Global Workplace Rights at The Coca-Cola Company retires. In order to mark the occasion of Ed's retirement, a number of business leaders wanted to express their appreciation for his contribution to the agenda and to...

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Article
28 April 2015

Commentary: Domestic courts are necessary to ensure access to remedy until legally binding treaty facilitates process

Author: Irina Crivet, Koç University, on academia.edu

"Domestic remedies for international business-related human rights abuses", 28 Apr 2015...

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Blog post
15 April 2015

Bringing rights home: Four reasons why the US must act to curb rights abuses by companies domestically, not just abroad

Author: Gregory Regaignon, North America Researcher & Research Director, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

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Report
26 March 2015

Report on UN Forum event highlighting advances & challenges in business respect for human rights

Author: Global Business Initiative on Human Rights; Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

"Respect In Practice: United Nations Third Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights: 1-3 December 2014", 25 Mar 2015...

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Blog post
25 February 2015

Shedding light on human rights: do businesses stand up to scrutiny?

Author: Annabel Short, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Labour trafficking, environmental damage, human rights abuses – a new database aims to collect information on businesses and their human rights performance

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