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.
[PDF] Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence [OGEL] - Special Feature on Corporate Social Responsibility
Author: Christine Batruch (Lundin Petroleum) & Ayesha Dias (UNDP), eds., in Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence [OGEL]
[special issue of OGEL with articles on human rights, environmental and development impacts of oil & gas sector, including discussion of numerous codes and principles] [refers to Shell, BP, Statoil, Norsk Hydro, ChevronTexaco, ExxonMobil, Talisman,...
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- Related companies: BP Chevron Equinor (formerly Statoil) ExxonMobil Norsk Hydro Shell Talisman (part of Repsol) Texaco (part of Chevron) Unocal (part of Chevron)
Author: SustainAbility, UNEP, Standard & Poor's
[Top 50 companies (highest scoring first): Co-operative Financial Services (part of Co-operative Group), Novo Nordisk, BP, British American Tobacco, BT Group, British Airports Authority (BAA), Rabobank, Rio Tinto, Shell, HP, Unilever, Anglo American,...
- Related stories: 2004 survey of corporate non-financial reporting, by SustainAbility, UNEP, Standard & Poor's (highest scoring companies: Co-operative Financial Services, Novo Nordisk, BP)
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Author: Duncan Campbell, Guardian [UK]
The organisers [of the Business & Human Rights Seminar] hope what will emerge from this gathering of "senior representatives from international business" and their counterparts in the world of non-governmental organisations will be new initiatives...
Author: Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights (BLIHR)
The second report of the Business Leaders Initiative on Human Rights (BLIHR) describes the collective and sector-specific work each of the member companies has initiated during 2004. [member companies are ABB, Barclays, Gap, Hewlett-Packard, MTV...
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[DOC] Excerpts from submissions to United Nations consultation on business & human rights (submissions made available to the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre)
Author: compilation by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre covering submissions by various authors
[includes excerpts from submissions made by NGOs, companies, business organisations, govts., academics & other individuals]
- Related companies: ABB adidas Alcoa Barclays BASF Body Shop (part of Natura) BP Dow Chemical Equinor (formerly Statoil) Ford Gap HP (Hewlett-Packard) McDonald's Microsoft MTV (part of Viacom) MTV Networks Europe (part of Viacom) National Grid Newmont Goldcorp Nexen Nike Novartis Novo Group Novo Nordisk (part of Novo Group) Occidental Petroleum Pfizer Reebok (part of adidas) Rio Tinto Sasol Shell Sonofon (part of Telenor) Starbucks Storebrand Telefónica Telenor Unilever Union Carbide (part of Dow)
Author: Alison Maitland, Financial Times
The idea that companies should respect and support human rights "within their sphere of influence" is enshrined in the United Nations Global Compact. But what is their sphere of influence, and how should they determine the relevance of human rights to...
Author: Terry Slavin, Observer [UK]
But the meetings she [Mary Robinson, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights] has now tend increasingly to be with companies, not heads of state. Her stock answer, when asked what is the worst human rights problem in the world, is 'extreme poverty...
Author: Europa Press
Un total de 81 multinacionales contarán ya...con una política declarada de protección de los Derechos Humanos...según informa la organización sin ánimo de lucro 'Business and Human Rights' (Centro de Recursos sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos)...el...
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