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Статья
12 December 2007
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Автор: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In November 2007, War on Want released a report, "Fanning the Flames: The role of British mining companies in conflict and the violation of human rights". The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited the companies referred to in the report...

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Статья
11 December 2007
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Автор: Stephen Power, Wall Street Journal

...[Tire makers are] coming under pressure as governments look for ways to make cars use less carbon-belching fuel... The European Union is expected to propose regulations that would set limits on tire rolling resistance... In California, legislators...

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Статья
11 December 2007
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Автор: Toby Webb, Ethical Corporation

The current official take-up of 78 business signatories of the Global Compact in Ukraine, very similar to the number in Turkey, is not huge for a country of nearly 50 million people. But a UN study in 2005 showed awareness of the concept of corporate...

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Статья
10 December 2007
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Автор: UN Global Compact

More than 90 representatives from business, United Nations agencies and governments gathered in Bali today for a business dinner hosted by the UN Global Compact, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the UN Environment...

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  • Компании, имеющие отношение к делу: EDF Eskom
Статья
10 December 2007
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Автор: Chief executives of 13 automobile companies, in letter to Financial Times

Sir, As the chief executives of 13 auto companies [BMW Group, Porsche, DAF Trucks, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Daimler, Renault, Fiat Group, Scania, Ford, Volkswagen, General Motors, Volvo, MAN] producing and marketing our products around the world, and board...

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Статья
8 December 2007
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Автор: Keith Bradsher, New York Times

Trucks are the mules of this country’s spectacularly expanding economy — ubiquitous and essential, yet highly noxious... Tiny particles of sulfur-laden soot penetrate deep into residents’ lungs, interfering with the absorption of oxygen. Nitrogen...

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Статья
6 December 2007
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Автор: Agence France-Presse, in Inquirer [Philippines]

A Filipino and two other foreign activists who planned to travel to a UN Climate Change conference in Bali have been deported for violating their visas by attending a protest...The trio gave speeches during Sunday’s protest against plans to set up a...

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История
5 December 2007
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Статья
5 December 2007
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Автор: Jonathan Freedland, Guardian [UK]

One could go further, arguing that it is not just excessive consumerism but capitalism's very nature that makes it incompatible with the survival of our planet. For capitalism requires constant economic growth, yet the Earth's resources are finite....

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Статья
5 December 2007
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Автор: Darek Urbaniak (FOE Europe), Elena Gerebizza (CRBM Italy), Gwenael Wasse (FOE France), Manana Kochladze (CEE Bankwatch)

...[T]his Report aims to increase awareness about possible negative impacts of the Kashagan oil field development...[E]vidence...raises serious concerns about environmental, social and health effects…[T]he Agip Kazakhstan North Caspian Operating...

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