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20 April 2001

How Thailand Took on the Transnational Tobacco Titans

Author: Stephen Dale, "Reports: Science from the Developing World", International Development Research Centre

It began as a classic David-and-Goliath story, with a small and relatively poor country - Thailand - butting heads against wealthy multinational tobacco companies and the powerful US trade office that championed their cause. By the time it was over -...

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15 March 2001

Global markets demand global responsibility

Author: Consumers International

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6 February 2001

TOBACCO: Middle Eastern Youth Targeted By Companies, WHO Says

Author: UN Wire

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1 January 2001

The Great South African Smokeout

Author: Anna White, Multinational Monitor

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1 January 2001

[PDF] Tobacco and the Rights of the Child

Author: World Health Organization

This paper examines the major problems posed by tobacco as they relate to the provisions of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, particularly in relation to civil rights and freedoms, basic health and welfare, and child labour...Many of tobacco...

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1 December 2000

Global union campaign targets foreign investments in Burma

Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

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1 September 2000

The "Lawsuit Abuse" Scam

Author: Robert Weissman, Multinational Monitor

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28 August 2000

How Corporations Absolve Their Sins

Author: Kelly Currah, Guardian

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1 May 2000

The Marlboro Man Rides to China

Author: Robert Weissman, Multinational Monitor

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1 June 1980

[PDF] Business Commitment to the Millennium Development Goals

Author: Instituto Ethos

[refers to Abbott Laboratories, Accenture, Accor, Aché Laboratórios Farmacêuticos, Alcatel, Amanco, Anglo American, AngloGold, Avon, Banco Bradesco, Banco do Brasil, Bandeirante Energia, BankBoston, BASF, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers...

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