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11 September 2018

HRW launches campaign urging major car companies to stand by Saudi activists jailed for advocating women's right to drive

Author: Human Rights Watch

"Tell Car Companies To Do The Right Thing", 11 September 2018...

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1 September 2018
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Author: Jonas Gerding, Edison

Keine Kinderarbeit, das lässt sich bei den verzweigten Lieferketten der Autobauer kaum garantieren. BMW versucht es mit Projekten vor Ort und Zertifikaten... [D]ie Kampagnen von Organisationen wie Amnesty International [bewegen] große Automobilkonzerne...

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20 August 2018
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A Associação de Acionistas Críticos na Alemanha compra ações de empresas para cobrar delas respeito aos direitos humanos e ao meio ambiente. A associação considera fascista o atual líder nas pesquisas eleitorais para presidente, Jair Bolsonaro, devido...

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Company response
28 May 2018

Response by Volkswagen

Author: Volkswagen

We are aware of the difficulties in obtaining certain commodities and take comprehensive measures to extract commodities in a socially and environmentally compatible way... [W]e have integrated corresponding sustainability requirements into contracts...

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28 May 2018
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The following report deals with the human rights and environmental problems of platinum mining in South Africa. It also describes the supply chain responsibilities of German companies such as BASF, Daimler, BMW and VW, who import the metal. We invited...

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5 May 2018
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Author: Expansión (México)

“El aumento de la demanda del cobalto agudiza el problema del trabajo infantil” – 3 de mayo de 2018...

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2 May 2018

How electric car & tech companies could be using child labour-mined cobalt from small-scale miners in Dem. Rep. of Congo; includes companies' comments

Car and technology companies source cobalt, which is used in powering electric vehicles and smartphones, from the Democratic Republic of Congo. A CNN investigation has revealed that children still work in some smaller mines, posing a challenge for the...

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1 March 2018
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Esta investigación que se publicará próximamente en inglés también, se desarrolló, en el marco del proyecto “La responsabilidad corporativa por violaciones de derechos humanos durante dictaduras pasadas y conflictos armados: promoción de litigio...

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22 February 2018
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Author: Frenchweb.fr

 « Apple veut signer des accords avec les mines, craignant une pénurie de cobalt », 21 février 2018...

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18 February 2018
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Author: El Tiempo (Colombia)

“Reciclarán el cobalto de celulares usados para fabricar baterías”, 13 de febrero de 2018...

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