Equinor (formerly Statoil)
Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Norway
Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Statoil became StatoilHydro in May 2007, following a merger with the oil and gas division of Norsk Hydro, then changed its name back to Statoil in November 2009. Norsk Hydro retained its metals and other businesses. The name Equinor was adopted in 2018.
Author: International Corporate Accountability Roundtable
"UN Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights 2016 - ICAR Participation," 11 Nov 2016...
10 oil companies announce climate investment fund; sustainable investment campaigners dismiss it as greenwashing
Author: Damian Carrington, Guardian (UK)
"Oil firms announce $1bn green fund as Paris climate deal comes into force," 4 Nov 2016...
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"Historic lawsuit against Arctic oil," 18 Oct 2016...
"The confederacy of conscience keepers" - A critical look at the UN Forum on Business & Human Rights
Author: Sudeep Chakrabarti, Livemint
Over 14-16 November in Geneva, several hundred UN bureaucrats, lawyers, representatives of major corporations and human rights practitioners will gather at the fifth edition of the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights. They will deliberate on this...
Statoil - Response to Human Rights Policy and Practice Survey for Business & Human Rights Resource Centre's Company Action Platform
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Author: Benjamin Hulac, Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E) (USA)
"Spurred by Paris, shareholder climate resolutions reach new high", 9 Mar 2016...