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20 August 2003

Firms urged to pull out of Burma

Author: BBC News

Human rights activists [in UK] have added 11 large companies to their "dirty list" of firms doing business in Burma. In total the UK campaigners now name and shame 79 multinationals, demanding that they should pull out of Burma. [refers to P&O...

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19 August 2003

Gay couple sues UPS alleging discrimination in transfer policy [USA]

Author: Ron Harris, Associated Press

A gay man sued United Parcel Service Tuesday, alleging his longtime employer discriminated against him by rejecting his request for an out-of-state transfer as he sought to follow his partner's move to Chicago.

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7 August 2003

EOC investigation leads to action plan to stamp out sexual harassment at Royal Mail [UK]

Author: Equal Opportunities Commission [UK]

The Equal Opportunities Commission's investigation into allegations of widespread sexual harassment of women postal workers in Royal Mail has been suspended, following an agreement based on a wide-ranging action plan to stamp out sexual harassment.

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7 August 2003

Royal Mail pledges to stamp out sexual harassment [UK]

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7 August 2003

Royal Mail pledges to stamp out sexual harassment [UK]

Author: Ananova

A major investigation into widespread sexual harassment of female workers at Royal Mail has been suspended after the company pledged to take a hard line to tackle the problem.

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5 August 2003

Drop dead

Author: special online briefing, Hazards Magazine

Major occupational diseases of the 21st century will be heart attacks, suicide and strokes. Hazards looks at why so many of us are being worked into the ground...Japan and China each have a word for death by overwork - karoshi and guolaosi. And both...

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23 May 2003

Mary Robinson launches Swedish initiative for Corporate Diversity and Anti-Discrimination work

Author: Ethical Globalization Initiative

Participating companies in the Plural initiative: Amica, Apoteket, AstraZeneca, Hewlett-Packard, IKEA, ISS, Mercuri Urval, Public Dental Service in Stockholm, Rica City Hotels, Swedish Post Office, Swedish Television, Swedbank, TeliaSonera Sverige, V...

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8 April 2003

Trial Begins in Bias Suit by Deaf U.P.S. Workers [USA]

Author: Steven Greenhouse, New York Times

Lawyers for 900 deaf workers at United Parcel Service argued today as a trial in their discrimination lawsuit opened that the company had excluded them from numerous job categories and generally limited them to bottom-rung positions.

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8 July 2002

Best companies for minorities [USA] - Diversity Leaders

Author: Fortune

...these companies have not abandoned their commitment to hiring, promoting, and retaining talented employees of all races [lists the 50 top companies; top 10: Fannie Mae, Sempra Energy, Advantica, SBC Communications, McDonald's, PNM Resources,...

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