Talisman (part of Repsol)
Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Canada
Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
En primer lugar, queremos aprovechar este espacio para señalar que en Repsol contamos con una Política de “Derechos Humanos y Comunidades”, que rige todas nuestra actuaciones y la cual establece, de manera clara, nuestro compromiso por respetar los...
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This week members of the United Nations Working Group on business and human rights wrap up a 10-day visit to Canada. The selection of Canada as one of just two countries the group will visit this year was opportune, given the particularly high risk of...
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Commentary: Canada must take legislative measures to tackle impact of extractive industries on human rights abroad
Author: Francisco Javier Zamora Cabot, Papeles el tiempo de los derechos, N 17 (Spain)
"Las industrias extractivas canadienses y su impacto sobre los derechos humanos: esperando a Trudeau", 2016...
Book Review: Penelope Simons and Audrey Macklin, The Governance Gap: Extractive Industries, Human Rights and the Home State Advantage (London: Routledge, 2014) pp xxxvii+422.
Author: Nomonde Nyembe, Business and Human Rights Journal, Volume 1, Issue 1
…[T]his book comes at the ideal time, as it posits a solution for extraction-related human rights impunity by transnational corporations (TNCs). Penelope Simons and Audrey Macklin’s The Governance Gap: Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home...
Author: Chatham House, Royal Institute of International Affairs
"Corporate Responsibility for International Crimes", 19 May 2015...
Author: Andrew Gage, West Coast Environmental Law & Michael Byers, University of British Columbia, in Globe and Mail (Canada)
"Why climate litigation could soon go global", 9 Oct 2014...
Author: Penelope Simons (Univ. of Ottawa, Canada) & Audrey Macklin (Univ. of Toronto, Canada)
This book explores the persistence of the governance gap with respect to the human rights-impacting conduct of transnational extractive corporations operating in zones of weak governance…The authors launch their account with a fascinating case study of...