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20 May 2019

Report shows expanding plastic industry based on fossil fuels threatens climate change goals

Author: Center for International Environmental Law

"Plastic & Climate: The Hidden Costs of a Plastic Planet", May 2019...

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18 February 2019

Uzbekistan: Cotton Campaign & senior govt. officials meet & commit to further steps needed to eliminate forced labour

Author: The Cotton Campaign

"Cotton Campaign Meets with Senior Uzbek Officials in Washington​ - Parties Agree to Intensify Dialogue on Ending Forced Labor", 15 Feb 2019...

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5 February 2019

UK: New mining strategy threats local communities and ecosystems

Author: Dawn Stevenson, The Ecologist

'Mining in the UK: Part I', 4 Feb 2019...

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15 January 2019
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Author: Isabel Pfaff, Süddeutsche Zeitung

'Eklat an der Glencore-Mine', 9 Jan 2019...

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19 August 2018
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Author: Carlos Dias, Wilson Gonçalves Jr e Daniela Golfieri, G1 Sorocaba e TV TEM (Brazil)

“Moradores da região de Sorocaba cavam área para encontrar metais tóxicos que são vendidos a ferros-velhos. Empresa de baterias funcionou na cidade por 39 anos e fechou em 2011”, 19 de agosto de 2018...

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16 August 2018

UAE: Two workers burned to death after falling into aluminium furnace, company launches investigation

Author: Salam Al Amir, The National

"Workers burn to death after falling into aluminium furnace in Dubai", 14 August 2018...

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20 June 2018
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Author: Ludovic Dupin, Novethic (France) (copyright:

« Désormais au coeur de la transition énergétique mondiale, la République Démocratique du Congo doit repenser son économie », 13 juin 2018...

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6 February 2018

B Team report highlights positive company actions to reach net-zero GHG emissions by 2050 & ensure a just transition

Author: The B Team

... The B Team companies working towards net-zero [emissions] are from a diverse set of industries... yet common challenges can be identified... [For example,] cleaning up an entire companies energy supply continues to be an immense challenge,...

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18 July 2017

Members of US business org IECA disagree with its stance against Paris Agreement

President Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement has faced significant criticism from the business community. In advance of the decision, over one thousand companies publicly declared their support for the Paris Agreement and following the...

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16 May 2017

ESG Integration: How are social issues influencing investment decisions?

Author: Principles for Responsible Investment

Integrating ESG factors into analysis of listed equity investments is the most widespread responsible investment practice in the market today. Recognising that social issues are inherently more qualitative, investors often find it challenging to...

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