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Amnesty International report finds arms companies failing to address human rights risks; incl. co comments
The defence sector plays an important yet often overlooked role in the supply of military goods and services to countries involved in committing human rights violations, argues Amnesty International. For their report "Outsourcing Responsibilty", the...
Author: Sophie Rolland, Les Echos (France)
Pour investir dans les entreprises les plus respectueuses de l'environnement, les grands fonds de pension, gestionnaires d'actifs, ou assureurs ont besoin de données fiables et comparables. Le sujet n'est pas nouveau. Depuis 2003, une organisation non...
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Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Thales to respond, it did not.
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- This is a non response from the following companies: Thales
Thales is very concerned by the protection of Human Right. Moreover, Thales fully complies with the French, European and US regulations on export control. The Group fully supports the UN Arms Trade Treaty. All these regulations include the Human Right...
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NGOs accuse French companies of contributing to state repression in Egypt, mixed response from companies
In July 2018, a group of international, French, and Egyptian NGOs published a report accusing several French companies of profiting from Egypt's military crackdown on dissent. According to the report, these companies have "participated in the bloody...
Author: Handirect (France)
« Thales et 30 ans de la loi de 1987 : Emploi et handicap », 3 octobre 2017...
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Tighter EU border controls would benefit defence contractors while exposing refugees to higher risks, according to experts
Author: Keith Proctor, Fortune
"Europe’s migrant crisis: Defense contractors are poised to win big", 10 Sep 2015...