Company survey response

Unilever

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Netherlands

🔎 Run a search for “Unilever”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Article
7 March 2002

Workers Demand Independent Health Assessment [India]

Author: United Citizens Council of Kodaikanal, Palni Hills Conservation Council, and Greenpeace India

Employees from the now-closed controversial Hindustan Lever Thermometer thermometer factory in Kodaikanal today condemned the company's efforts to stifle their right to demand an independent medical and health evaluation for the mercury contamination...

Read more

Article
1 April 2002

Broadening the Corporate Commitment to HIV and AIDS

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

[refers to positive steps by Coca-Cola, Hewlett-Packard, Unilever, Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck, DaimerChrysler, De Beers]

Read more

Article
14 June 2002

McDonald's and Coke fund healthy eating drive

Author: Claire Cozens, Guardian [UK]

Fast food companies including McDonald's and Coca-Cola are helping to fund a multimillion pound advertising campaign urging Americans to eat more healthily. In an effort to avoid tobacco-style lawsuits, food giants including Unilever, Procter &...

Read more

Article
6 October 2002

A War Waiting to Be Fought [Nigeria]

Author: Obong Akpaekong, Newswatch [Nigeria]

Recently, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, launched an attack on casualisation of the workforce in the country when it went about picketing companies, which thrived in casual labour in addition to operating a regime of poor working conditions....the...

Read more

Story
1 January 2003

New report shows negative impacts, threats of water privatization

See full story

Article
1 January 2003

[PDF] [full report] Water justice for all: global and local resistance to the control and commodification of water

Author: Friends of the Earth

The privatization of water sources around the world is a growing problem. Water is a basic human right...Rather than reducing poverty, water privatization often means that the poorest families are no longer able to afford clean water. [refers to Suez,...

Read more

Article
12 March 2003

Results of first Corporate Responsibility Index published [UK]

Author: Business in the Community

Business in the Community has released the results of its first annual Corporate Responsibility Index today. The index publicly benchmarks the responsible business practice of top companies in the UK...Companies in the top quintile are: 3M;...

Read more

Article
13 March 2003

New UK Index Rates Corporate Social Responsibility Performance

Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com

UK-based Business in the Community launches its Corporate Responsibility Index, which benchmarks corporate social responsibility performance...Companies in the top quintile included BP, Dow, Shell, and Unilever...Companies ranked in the fifth quintile...

Read more

Article
25 March 2003

The UK Corporate Sustainability Reporting Awards

Author: Tobias Webb, Ethical Corporation Magazine

[refers to Co-operative Bank, Shell, BT Group, Risk and Policy Analysts Ltd., Unilever, Scottish Power, Canary Wharf Group, Best Foot Forward Ltd, FRC Group, Co-operative Insurance Society, Traidcraft, British American Tobacco]

Read more

Article
26 March 2003

Clif Bar [producer of energy bars] Forms Wind-Farm Partnership to Offset CO2 Footprint [USA]

Author: GreenBiz.com

Clif Bar Inc. has announced it is supporting the construction of the first large-scale Native American-owned wind farm to offset the carbon dioxide generated by the energy used in its offices, manufacturing, and business travel during 2002...The...

Read more