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1 June 2011

[DOC] Commentary: Re-Righting Business: John Ruggie and the Struggle to develop International Human Rights Standards for Transnational Firms

Author: Susan Ariel Aaronson, Associate Research Professor, Elliott School of Intl. Affairs, George Washington Univ., and Research Fellow, World Trade Institute; Ian Higham, George Washington Univ.

Executives clearly need guidance as to how to ensure that they don’t undermine the human rights of their stakeholders...Human rights violations by firms stem from a gap in national and international governance. But in June 2011, the UN Human Rights...

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1 February 2011

Better Safe than Sorry

Author: Susan Aaronson, Professor & Ian Higham, Research Assistant - Elliott School of Intl. Affairs, George Washington Univ in Policy Innovations

...Building on years of research and multi-stakeholder dialogue, [UN Special Representative on business & human rights John] Ruggie outlined a framework and Guiding Principles to help firms “operationalize” their human rights responsibilities.....

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12 November 2010

France: National Railway Apologizes for Its Role in Deporting Jews in War

Author: Maia de la Baume, New York Times

France’s national railway, the S.N.C.F., has issued its first public apology for its involvement in the deportation of tens of thousands of Jews to Nazi death camps during World War II. Guillaume Pepy…, the railway’s director, expressed the company’s ...

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24 February 2010

France: Rail operator SNCF apologises for "racist" safety note singling out Romanians over baggage theft

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24 February 2010

French rail SNCF sorry for 'racist' alert on Romanians

Author: BBC News

French national rail operator SNCF has apologised for a note that singled out Romanians over baggage thefts and triggered accusations of xenophobia. The note asked employees to bring "all activities of Romanians" to the attention of rail security...

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24 February 2010
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Author: Alexandra Gonzalez, France-Soir

Une note affichée dans certains TER fin janvier et visible des voyageurs incitait à dénoncer les « faits de Roumains », accusés de voler des bagages... [Ce] message ouvertement raciste, présenté comme une note Info sûreté de la SNCF…, a été distribué...

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8 July 2009
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Author: Le Moniteur [France]

Le Cercle de Grenelle se veut un lieu d'échange entre les membres fondateurs de l'Institut de la Gestion Déléguée, dirigeants d'entreprises publiques et privées dont Eiffage, Bouygues et Vinci. Il devrait, d'après ses initiateurs, « favoriser le...

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1 June 2009

Slaughtering the Amazon

Author: Greenpeace

This report, the culmination of a three-year investigation…documents how blind consumption of cattle products by the Blue Chip corporations behind reputable global brands is fuelling Amazon deforestation and climate change…Trade data also reveal trade...

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1 January 2009
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Author: Alternative Channel [Canada]

Découvrez la série d’interviews inédites de dirigeants de grandes entreprises nationales et internationales. Ils prennent la parole et détaillent l’ensemble de leurs actions en faveur du développement durable. [fait référence à Accor, Air France KLM,...

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27 March 2007
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Author: AP, dans Le Nouvel Observateur [France]

La cour administrative d'appel de Bordeaux a annulé mardi matin le jugement du tribunal administratif de Toulouse qui avait condamné la SNCF pour le transport de quatre membres de la famille Lipietz dans des wagons à bestiaux...les 10 et 11 mai 1944......

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