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14 February 2020

Australia: Indigenous people call on Siemens to suspend Adani contract over alleged breach of their FPIC rights; incl. company response

German company Siemens has come under fire for its involvement with a heavily criticised new Adani Carmichael coalmine in Australia. Siemens is contracted to provide signalling work on the project rail line. In December 2019, Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser...

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13 February 2020

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Author: Siemens

General...

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23 January 2020
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Author: Tagesschau

Unternehmen erkennen zunehmend das Potenzial von Nachhaltigkeit: Der Kampf gegen den Klimawandel ist das zentrale Thema in Davos......

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18 December 2019
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13 December 2019

New company survey & report urges European companies & states to step up efforts to identify & address risks to defenders

Human rights and environmental defenders play a key role in holding companies and states accountable for business-related human rights violations and environmental degradation. However, defenders are increasingly defamed, harassed and killed for...

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26 November 2019

Al-Haq named 2019 recipient of Human Rights and Business Award

Today, on 26 November 2019, at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights in Geneva, Al-Haq is being named the 2019 recipient of the 2019 Human Rights and Business Award for its ground-breaking work drawing attention to how certain companies operating...

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28 October 2019
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Author: Semana (Colombia)

“Las empresas deben pensar más en la sociedad”, 26 de octubre de 2019...

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17 September 2019
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Author: EDUCA Oaxaca (México)

“Alertan defensores de Unión Hidalgo por instalación de una línea de transmisión eléctrica”, 9 de septiembre de 2019...

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17 September 2019

Siemens and Thyssenkrupp respond to NGO letter on mining activities in indigenous territories in Brasil

In a public letter dated 29 August 2019, Dachverband Kritische Aktionäre (Association of Ethical Shareholders Germany), AK Rohstoffe (Natural resources working group) and Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland e.V. (German Association for the...

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16 September 2019

Response by Siemens

Author: Siemens

We share your concerns regarding the general situation in the Amazon rainforest and strongly condemn every form of violence....

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