Public Eye nominations 2012 - Company responses & non-responses

For the annual "Public Eye Awards", which the organisers (Greenpeace Switzerland & Berne Declaration) say are for the "worst cases of contempt for the environment and human rights", six companies were nominated in January 2012.

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited the companies to respond to this press release detailing the reasons for their nominations:





Blog on the company responses: "We Are Not That Bad, Really!", Kosmos 9, 19 Jan


On 27 January 2012 it was announced that Vale had "won" the Public Eye Award 2012, and that a separate award had also been conferred on Barclays, by a jury comprising members of Greenpeace and the Berne Declaration.  See press coverage of this announcement here: