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Autor(a): AmeriCares and Procter & Gamble
AmeriCares, in collaboration with the Procter & Gamble...Health Sciences Institute, has delivered one million PuR(R) water purification sachets to the Sudanese refugees in Chad, Africa.
- Empresas relacionadas: Procter & Gamble
Autor(a): Associated Press
Attorneys general from eight states and New York City...are trying to pressure five power producers - American Electric Power Co., Southern Co., Xcel Energy Inc., Cinergy Corp. and the federal Tennessee Valley Authority - to clean up their emissions...
Autor(a): Amanda J. Crawford, Arizona Republic
This month, two major lawsuits were filed against corporations [Honeywell; Unidynamics-Phoenix Inc. & its parent Crane Co.] accused of stalling the cleanup of sites with groundwater contamination...Owens [Arizona Dept. of Environmental Quality...
- Empresas relacionadas: Crane Co. Honeywell Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (part of Kinder Morgan Inc.) Kinder Morgan Inc.
Autor(a): Joseph W. Cotchett, attorney at Cotchett, Pitre, Simon & McCarthy, former chairman of the California State Parks Commission, in San Francisco Chronicle
In the United States, 85 percent of water utilities are still public-owned, but that figure could change rapidly as multinational corporations such as France's Vivendi Universal and Germany's RWE swallow up smaller, locally run utilities around the...
Autor(a): Partnership Africa Canada
This first Annual Review of the diamond industry in Angola...examines the potential for diamonds to serve as an engine of development rather than war. And it spells out some of the challenges that now face a government that has been widely criticized...
- También se encuentra en: Development & diamonds in Angola
- Empresas relacionadas: Adastra Minerals Africa Israel Alrosa (Almazy Rossii Sakha) ASCORP (Angola Selling Corporation) (joint venture Endiama, Lev Leviev Group, Omega Diamonds) Banco Espírito Santo Beny Steinmetz Group BHP Billiton Chitotolo (Sociedade Mineira do Chitotolo) De Beers (part of Anglo American) Endiama (Empresa Nacional de Diamantes de Angola) Energem Resources ITM Mining Lazare Kaplan Lev Leviev Group Lumanhe New Millennium Resources Odebrecht Petra Diamonds SDM (Sociedade de Desenvolvimento Mineiro de Angola) (joint venture Odebrecht & Endiama) SODIAM (part of Endiama) SouthernEra Diamonds Trans Hex
Autor(a): NGO Working Group on EDC [Export Development Canada], Halifax Initiative Coalition
[T]his discussion paper proposes a framework, based on best practices, for mainstreaming human rights concerns into all stages of the project cycle [for projects supported by export credit agencies, World Bank, IFC and other public international...
- También se encuentra en: Major report on how human rights impact assessments should be conducted for projects backed by export credit agencies, World Bank, IFC, etc.
- Empresas relacionadas: Nortel Networks
Autor(a): Philip Thornton, Independent [UK]
The safety of a controversial oil pipeline...has been jeopardised by cost-cutting, incompetence and shoddy workmanship by contractors, whistleblowers have reported...The whistleblowers...say BP made a major mistake in handing control of the section of...
- También se encuentra en: BP pipeline in Turkey: Whistleblowers raise safety & environmental concerns
- Empresas relacionadas: Botas BP