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

Story
1 March 2004

Kofi Annan launches report of the Commission on the Private Sector & Development

See full story

Article
1 March 2004

[PDF] full report: "Greasy palms - palm oil, the environment and big business"

Author: Friends of the Earth

[refers to Cadbury Schweppes, Raja Garuda Mas, Sinar Mas, Unilever, Walkers (part of PepsiCo), Jacob's Bakery, Cargill, Sainsbury's, Tesco, Archer Daniels Midland, Pura Foods, Kellog's]

Read more

Article
1 March 2004

[PDF] full report: "Unleashing Entrepreneurship: Making business work for the poor"

Author: Commission on the Private Sector & Development, Report to the Secretary General of the United Nations

[refers to Cemex, Casas Bahia, Infosys, ICICI, Hindustan Lever, Daewoo, Grameenphone, Vodacom]

Read more

Article
25 February 2004

[PDF] Revisiting the core responsibility and contribution of business to development

Author: Jane Nelson, in BottomLine, joint publication between National Business Initiative (NBI, South Africa) and Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF)

Read more

Article
6 January 2004

Many Companies Cannot Verify Whether Their Palm Oil Is Produced Sustainably

Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com

Only a portion of the palm oil on the market is grown sustainably, with much of the increase in production displacing rainforests and indigenous communities. [refers to Body Shop, Cadbury Schweppes, Colgate-Palmolive, Compass Group, Marks &...

Read more

Story
1 January 2004

Small African mining firms lag in fight against AIDS - IFC handbook launched to assist them

See full story

Story
31 December 2003

Compensation sought for mercury contamination [India]

See full story

Article
31 December 2003

Thermometer factory: Kodaikanal, India (update 31st December 2003)

Author: Unilever

From time to time we receive enquiries about the factory site we have at Kodaikanal, India. The site formerly produced medical thermometers containing mercury. Greenpeace India raised questions about the operations at the site, and other organisations...

Read more

Article
15 December 2003
+ Français - Hide

Author: Mamadou Doumbes, Le Patriote [Côte d'Ivoire]

Le secteur de l'Industrie, en Côte d'Ivoire, emploie environ 2 millions de personnes soit 12% de la population qui restent aussi exposés au ravage du VIH/SIDA. Et pour faire face à une catastrophe éventuelle de cette pandémie, des entreprises s...

Read more

Article
1 December 2003

[PDF] Development at Risk: Rethinking UN-Business Partnerships

Author: Ann Zammit, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) & South Centre

In recent years the United Nations (UN) has increasingly engaged in what it refers to as partnership with the private sector in order to hasten the achievement of the development goals of the United Nations (UN). This idea underpins the United Nations...

Read more