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13 April 2018

Company lobbying for lower taxes exceeds social activism, Oxfam America claims

Author: Oxfam America (US)

"Corporations Increasingly Vocal on Social Issues but Still Mostly Lobbying for Lower Taxes" 12 Apr 2018...

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Article
11 October 2017

IFC's accountability mechanism releases approach to reprisals which addresses vulnerable individuals in its process

Author: Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO)

"CAO Approach to Responding to Concerns of Threats and Incidents of Reprisals in CAO Operations", 10 Oct 2017...

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Article
30 March 2017

Iranian sovereign fund targeting healthcare, high-tech

Author: Zawya, Claire Milhench

Iranian sovereign fund IFIC is targeting investments in the healthcare and high-tech sectors in the hope of improving the lives of Iranians, Vahid Sharif, an investment manager at the fund, said on Thursday....

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Report
22 March 2017

Community perspectives reveal limitations of World Bank's accountability mechanism

Author: Intl. Human Rights Law Clinic, Univ. of California, Berkeley

"Accountability & International Financial Institutions: Community Perspectives on the World Bank’s Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman", 22 March 2017...

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Article
15 February 2017

Swedish Investment Firm to Buy Stake in Danone's Iran Producer

Author: Bloomberg, Golnar Motevalli

Swedish investment firm Serkland Invest AB agreed to buy a stake in Iran’s Sahar Dairy Co., which makes Danone and Le Groupe Bel SA products in the country....

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Story
13 February 2017

India: 2017 Responsible Business Index ranks top 100 listed companies

In an attempt to gauge how Indian firms are coping with the interests of various stakeholders, a collaborative effort of non-profits—Oxfam India, Corporate Responsibility Watch, Praxis and Partners in Change—has put together the second edition of...

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Article
14 December 2016

Netherlands: NGOs evaluate progress on due diligence by sector-specific covenants

Author: MVO Platform

"Progress on voluntary agreements and legislation"...

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Article
13 November 2016

China: What environmental standards should Chinese firms use overseas?

Author: Liu Qin, China Dialogue

"Roundtable: What environmental standards should Chinese firms use overseas?", 21 Oct 2016...

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Company non-response
7 November 2016

Cape View Capital LLP did not respond (Nov 2016)

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Company non-response
7 November 2016

D.E. Shaw & Co did not respond (Nov 2016)

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