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23 May 2000

EU Toughens Sanctions Against Myanmar Over Human Rights Concerns

Author: Brian Kenety, IPS

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1 March 2000

Controlling Corporate Wrongs: The Liability of Multinational Corporations

Author: IRENE, report of the international seminar on corporate liability at University of Warwick

Legal possibilities, initiatives and strategies for civil society

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21 March 1999

European Parliament passes resolution on standards for transnationals

Author: Human Rights & Business Matters, newsletter of Amnesty International UK Business Group

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21 March 1999

Peter Frankental, project manager of the Business Group of Amnesty International UK, asks Richard Howitt MEP about the significance of the European Parliament's resolution

Author: Human Rights & Business Matters, newsletter of Amnesty International UK Business Group

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17 December 1998

Code of conduct for European enterprises operating in developing countries

Author: European Parliament

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1 August 1998

Democratizing the Trade Debate

Author: Lance Compa, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, in Foreign Policy in Focus

Shaping new international rules for labor rights, environmental protection, gender equity, minority rights, sustainable development, and other social goals is a formidable political challenge in view of the forces promoting profit-above-all trade and...

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Business and Human Rights Treaty, Day 1: Divide between EU and other delegations on work plan slows down discussions and halts progress

Author: European Coalition for Corporate Justice

More than a year after the UN Human Rights Council adopted Resolution 26/9, inter-governmental working group (IGWG) negotiations finally kicked off this Monday, 6 July, at Geneva’s Palais des Nations...Only nine out of the 28 EU Member States attended...

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Author: Alejandro López de Miguel, Público.es

"Bruselas tendrá que dar explicaciones por escrito sobre sus negociaciones secretas del pacto TiSA", 10 de Junio de 2015...

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EU Parliament calls for criminal charges against internet companies not removing material promoting terrorism; critics fear censorship

Author: Catherine Stupp, Euractiv

"MEPs want to make internet companies liable for radical content online", 26 Nov 2015...

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European Commission publishes guidance for ship recycling requiring environmental & human rights standards; NGOs welcome move

Author: NGO Shipbreaking Platform

"Press Release – European Union sets a global standard for sustainable ship recycling: NGOs call on shipping companies to use EU approved yards", 12 Apr 2016...

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