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27 October 2016

Blog: EU regulation on conflict minerals has low potential to trigger dynamic changes in supply chains

Author: Chiara Macchi, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, in Rights as Usual

"The Draft EU Regulation on Conflict Minerals: “Smart Mix” or Missed Opportunity?," 27 Oct 2016...

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25 October 2016

If govts., companies and investors don’t change the way they do business, more environmental activists will die & planet will be exposed to irreversible destruction, says Special Rapporteur

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders

"As the global death toll rises, it’s time for business to protect environmental activists by letting them have a voice", 25 Oct 2016...

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24 October 2016

Human Rights Watch report urges Azerbaijan authorities to end continuing crackdown on govt. critics, lawyers & civil society

Author: Human Rights Watch

"Harassed, imprisoned, exiled: Azerbaijan’s continuing crackdown on government critics, lawyers, and civil society", 20 October 2016...

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20 October 2016

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Watchdog files complaint to EU Energy Community against govt. ministry over lax pollution limits for new Chinese-backed unit at Tuzla coal power plant

Author: CEE Bankwatch Network

"Lawsuits and complaints pile up against planned Bosnia and Herzegovina coal power plants", 17 October 2016...

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13 October 2016

Citizens call for rights for people and rules for business

Author: Friends of the Earth Europe

90,000 citizens called on the European Union to support a binding treaty on business and human rights...and to participate in international discussion on the issue in Geneva on the 24th October.  The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), meeting this month...

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10 October 2016

Israel & OPT: European Commission called upon to withdraw support to water conference organized by companies with ties to settlements

Author: Sara Jerome, Water Online

International Water Industry Conference Stirs Controversy, 13 September 2016...

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Article
10 October 2016

EU: Report on measures taken by Govts. to address corporate impunity

Author: Forum Citoyen pour la Responsabilité Sociale des Entreprises

"In The Face of Corporate Impunity Progress In Europe", 10 Oct 2016...

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10 October 2016
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Author: Forum Citoyen pour la Responsabilité Sociale des Entreprises

"Face à L’impunité Des Multinationales l’Europe Avance", 10 octobre 2016...

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7 October 2016

Ukraine: Environmentalists oppose govt. decision to extend operations of outdated Zaporizhska nuclear power plant's reactor over climate & health concerns

Author: CEE Bankwatch Network

"New life for old nukes in Ukraine means more risk for people and planet", 3 October 2016...

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13 September 2016
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Author: Les Amis de la Terre et d'autres ONG

« Pétition : Dites STOP à l’impunité des multinationales ! », 12 septembre 2016...

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