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1 December 2011

[PDF] Corporate Equality Index 2012; Rating American Workplaces on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality

Author: Human Rights Campaign Foundation

...[T]he Corporate Equality Index [CEI] represents [how] corporate America...prioritize[s] the protection, recruitment and retention of LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender] employees...[S]uccessful U.S. businesses have proven...that LGBT...

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Article
12 September 2011

Unprecedented Number of U.S. and European Apparel Companies and Major Industry Association Sign Pledge to Call for Elimination of Forced Child Labor in Uzbekistan

Author: Responsible Sourcing Network

More than 60 of the world’s best known apparel companies and brands as well as the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA), which represents more than 800 brands, have signed a pledge to not knowingly source Uzbek cotton harvested using...

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Article
27 August 2011

Disney factory faces probe into sweatshop suicide claims [China]

Author: Gethin Chamberlain, Guardian [UK]

Disney's…Cars toys are being made in a factory in China that uses child labour and forces staff to do three times the amount of overtime allowed by law, according to an investigation. One worker reportedly killed herself after being repeatedly shouted...

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Article
12 August 2011

Famine in the Horn of Africa - private sector response (2011)

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

These are examples of significant company contributions, not a comprehensive list...Donations...Other initiatives

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10 August 2011

China: Child labour, forced overtime, health & safety breaches reported at toy factory supplying Disney, Mattel & Wal-Mart - companies respond

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10 August 2011

Labour concerns at Winson Sturdy Products factory [China]

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

On 8 July 2011 Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM) issued a press release...stating that there had been a recent suicide at Sturdy Products, a factory of Winson Plastic Manufactory that manufactures toys for Disney, Mattel and...

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Company non-response
10 August 2011

Walt Disney did not respond to: SACOM alleges on-going labour abuses at ICTI-CARE-certified Winson Sturdy Factory, a toy maker that supplies Wal-Mart, Disney, Mattel; call's ICTI-CARE "bogus".

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19 July 2011
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic [France] (copyright : www.novethic.fr)

« BBR » pour « bleu blanc rouge ». Ce code mis en place dans les années 2 000 notamment par des agences d'intérim pour sélectionner des candidats exclusivement d'origine française n'en finit pas de faire parler de lui. Récemment Adecco et l'une de ses...

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11 July 2011
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Author: Abonéobio

Les emballages des jouets représentent un volume important de consommation de papiers et cartons. Greenpeace avait lancé une campagne pour demander aux fabricants de jouets de réagir...Le groupe LEGO a été le premier à réagir en prenant plusieurs...

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10 June 2011

ILO report released on the World Day Against Child Labour calls for urgent action against hazardous forms of child labour

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