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Autor(a): Leon Gettlier, The Age [Australia]
What's fascinating is the way the insurance industry is driving many of these changes. Insurers have never exactly been at the cutting edge of corporate virtue. Now all this has changed. [refers to Swiss Re, Munich Re, Insurance Australia Group, Enron]
Autor(a): Marilynn Marchione, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Besides Coca-Cola, the coalition [Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS] includes ...MTV, American Express, Exxon Mobil Corp., Nike, Calvin Klein and the Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network. [also refers to Anglo American, Ugandan Railway, Pfizer, Merck]
Autor(a): Business in the Community [UK]
Of the 139 leading companies, four out of five have a board director with explicit responsibility for human rights and just under two thirds have a Human Rights policy.
Autor(a): Peter Woicke, IFC Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Private Sector Operations, World Bank Group
We [the IFC] have already, through our Sustainability Framework, started the process of helping ourselves and our clients articulate where they are helping to progressively realize human rights. We have an opportunity now to develop a serious, tangible...
Autor(a): Alison Maitland, Financial Times
Barclays supports the new United Nations norms on human rights, which have attracted opposition from groups including the United States Council for International Business on the grounds that they may lead to UN regulation of multi-nationals.
- Empresas relacionadas: Barclays
Autor(a): Alex Blyth, Ethical Corporation
The key emerging CR issue for HP is its supply chain. It has over 10,000 suppliers just for materials and components in its products.
- Empresas relacionadas: HP (Hewlett-Packard)
Autor(a): Donna Nebenzahl, Montreal Gazette
...thanks to a change two years ago in the Canadian Business Corporations Act, shareholders may now file resolutions with social or environmental impact [refers to Enbridge, Procter & Gamble, Open Text, Astra, Petro-Canada, Bank of Montreal, Nexum,...
Autor(a): Jason Switzer, International Institute for Sustainable Development, and Halina Ward, International Institute for Environment and Development
This report has two aims. First, to review the provisions of voluntary codes, guidelines and initiatives that address the relationship between business activities and violent civil conflict. Second, to make suggestions on a framework for public policy...
- Áreas detalladas: Academic Latest News on Pacific Business & Human Rights Peacebuilding
- Empresas relacionadas: BHP Billiton BP Chevron De Beers (part of Anglo American) Enbridge Equinor (formerly Statoil) ExxonMobil Noranda (part of Falconbridge) Placer Dome (part of Barrick Gold) Rio Tinto Shell Total Unocal (part of Chevron)
Seventeen private Egyptian firms have joined...the Global Compact...[refers to Oriental Weavers, TEA Computers, Nile Clothing, Orascom, Sekem, Arabian Oil, Grain and Chemical Complex]