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Auteur: Chiquita Brands International, Inc.
- Entreprises concernées: Chiquita
Auteur: Renato Alva Pino, United Nations Research Insitute for Social Development (UNRISD)
[Divided into the following sections: General; Codes of Conduct; Certification & reporting; Ethical investment; Fair trade; Regulation & globalisation; Partnerships; Movements; Critical perspectives & campaigns]
Auteur: Richard Meeran, British attorney who acted successfully for South African asbestosis victims against Cape Plc, in Mail & Guardian [South Africa]
A legally binding convention that is enforceable in practice needs to be formulated to ensure proper multinational accountability, capturing the supply-chain, not just subsidiaries. This convention must be applied internationally and, in a development...
- Egalement dans: Cape/Gencor lawsuits (re So. Africa)
More than 300 laid-off migrants protested on Wednesday to demand back pay from a southern China toy plant where they had toiled under sordid conditions that led clients to cancel their orders...Multinational firms such as Mattel Inc., MGA Entertainment...
- Egalement dans: Chinese workers rally to demand back pay from toy plant
- Entreprises concernées: Mattel MGA Entertainment
Auteur: Danielle Knight, Inter Press Service, in Asia Times [Hong Kong]
Vast areas of remaining intact forest on four continents have been degraded because of poor enforcement of existing forest protection laws, according to researchers at the Washington-based World Resources Institute...Jim Strittholt, head of Global...
Auteur: Lucy Amis & Dave Prescott, International Business Leaders Forum
[A comparison of policies & practices on human rights issues by 7 multinational extractive companies: BG, BP, BHP Billiton, BOC Group [part of Linde], Premier Oil, Rio Tinto, Shell]
Auteur: Carole Vaporean, Reuters
Non-profit organization Global Exchange plans to begin a campaign this weekend intended to pressure privately held chocolate manufacturer M&M/Mars to use so-called "fair trade certified" cocoa beans
- Entreprises concernées: Mars