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Author: Human Rights Watch
The Nigerian government and multinational oil companies should take immediate measures to prevent further violence and abuses around Warri in the oil-rich Niger delta, Human Rights Watch today said in letters to President Olusegun Obasanjo and the...
Author: Carola Hoyos, Financial Times
TotalFinaElf has launched an independent review of its safety and ethical standards as it attempts to shed its controversial image. The French oil group has come under fire from a mixture of non-governmental organisations, safety regulators and some...
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- Related companies: Total
Author: Dennis C. Blair & David L. Phillips, Council on Foreign Relations
Report of an Independent Commission Sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations...
ICFTU releases background report on Burma and more names of companies linked to the country...as the regime increases its anti-democracy campaign
Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
the ICFTU is publishing a document about the very serious human rights violations taking place there every day: forced labour, torture, confiscation of land, forced movement of people, and other crimes and abuses...The updated list names 375...
Author: Associated Press
The lawsuit seeks medical monitoring and reimbursement for medical expenses the plaintiffs claim are a result of pollutants...Among the defendant companies...are Premcor Refining, BASF Corp., Atofina Petrochemicals, Chevron Phillips Chemical Co.,...
[PDF] Field Visit Report - Second Visit - Yadana Gas Transportation Project - Moattama Gas Transportation Company - Operator: Total - Myanmar/Burma
Author: Luc Zandvliet and Doug Fraser, Corporate Engagement Project, Collaborative for Development Action
Field Visit: April 22 - May 2, 2003 - In the pipeline corridor, Total has implemented a Socio-Economic Program since 1995...Ongoing "social" components of the program consist of an extensive primary health care system... educational support including...
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- Related companies: Total Unocal (part of Chevron)
Author: Donovan Webster and Michael Scherer, Mother Jones
In a Texas oil town, the assault on the nation's clean-air laws has hit close to home. [refers to Motiva (owned by Shell & Saudi Refining Inc.), BASF, Premcor, Atofina Petrochemicals (owned by TotalFinaElf)]
Un an après l'ouverture d'une enquête sur des accusations de travail forcé en Birmanie lors de la construction d'un gazoduc au cours des années 1990, un ancien directeur [Hervé Madéo] de la filiale birmane du groupe Total a été entendu jeudi par un...
- Related stories: France: Ancien dirigeant de Total Birmanie devant la justice - accusations de travail forcé Unocal lawsuit (re Myanmar)
- Related companies: Total