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Sumitomo Chemical (part of Sumitomo Group)

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Japan

Sumitomo Chemical website: www.sumitomo-chem.co.jp/english

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8 February 2012
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Author: Diario El Venezolano [Venezuela]

Dos dirigentes sindicales…[denunciaron] que el gremio laboral que representan fue objeto de espionaje "por parte de la gerencia de protección patrimonial de la empresa Venalum" [Joint venture de la Corporación Venezolana de Guayana y Showa Denko KK,...

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3 June 2011

UNDP Administrator: Potentials of the Private Sector for Achievement of the MDGs

Author: Helen Clark, UNDP

To deliver on the MDG promise of a decade ago, we need strong partnerships. In our interconnected world, the dividing line between “their” problems and “our” problems is getting obsolete…development is everybody's business…Broad partnerships,...

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22 September 2010

[PDF] UN Summit concludes with adoption of global action plan to achieve development goals by 2015

Author: United Nations

The outcome document of the three-day Summit – Keeping the Promise: United to Achieve the Millennium...

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1 June 2010

[PDF] Doing business while advancing peace and development

Author: United Nations Global Compact

Conflict affects a society at all levels…business has an interest in promoting peace and development, two main objectives of the United Nations…what is the scope of the private sector’s contribution in conflict prevention, post-conflict reconstruction...

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1 December 2009

Bed Net Dialogue: Getting Life-Saving Nets Where They Need to Be, On Time

Author: Global Coalition on HIV/AIDS, Malaria and Tuberculosis

…Through the GBC-led Bed Net Dialogue, companies manufacturing insecticide treated bed nets and retreatment kits recommended by the World Health Organization...are working with…key stakeholders to…remove the…roadblocks…in the distribution of bed nets...

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28 February 2009
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28 February 2009
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Author: Maria Prandi y Josep M. Lozano (Coords.)

Esta publicación…pretende ser un punto de partida y un punto de encuentro (y también, por qué no, de desencuentro) entre los distintos actores involucrados…de manera que cada uno de ellos, desde su propia visión, reflexione acerca de si es acertado...

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1 January 2009

Survey examines impact of the recession on companies' climate change strategies

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1 January 2009

[PDF] Countdown to Copenhagen: Government, business and the battle against climate change

Author: Economist Intelligence Unit, The Economist

2009 has the potential to be a watershed year for climate change. The clock is counting down to the Copenhagen conference in December…Whatever policymakers in these various regions decide, the impact of regulation will fall primarily on the corporate...

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1 February 2008

Private Sector Malaria Meeting

Author: Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

GBC will be hosting a meeting with the private sector and local stakeholders in Gabon, to discuss malaria prevention efforts in the central African nation and chart a path forward…Already, GBC member companies Sumitomo Chemical and Vestergaard...

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