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14 October 2015

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Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders

“Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders”, 30 Jul 2015...

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Article
13 October 2015

Kidnapped Colombian trade unionist suing BP for complicity calls for laws to prosecute human rights abuses committed by UK corporations

Author: RT

"Tortured Colombian trade unionist confronts BP over human rights abuses", 12 Oct 2015...

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Article
30 June 2015
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Author: Centre de Ressources sur les Entreprises et les Droits de l'Homme

Bienvenue à notre bulletin trimestriel sur la responsabilité juridique des entreprises, qui met en relief un fait saillant tous les trimestres, de même que des développements importants en matière de responsabilité juridique des entreprises. La...

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Article
30 June 2015
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Мы рады представить в новом оформлении наш Ежеквартальный бюллетень о корпоративной правовой подотчетности, направленный на ежеквартальное освещение важных вопросов и событий. Портал о Корпоративной правовой подотчетности на нашем вебсайте...

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Article
1 June 2015
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Author: Süddeutsche Zeitung, Björn Finke

...Es ist schon 13 Jahre her, aber für ihn ist diese Vergangenheit immer noch sehr lebendig. Die Ereignisse damals warfen sein Leben aus der Bahn: Gilberto Torres, heute 52, wurde 2002von kolumbianischen Paramilitärs entführt, gefoltert und erst nach...

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Article
28 May 2015

Colombia: Former Drummond executive charged with 2001 murder of 2 trade unionists

Author: Emma Rosser, Colombia Reports

"Drummond executive arrested over paramilitary murder charges", 26 May 2015...

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Article
26 May 2015

Colombian trade unionist sues BP before UK courts over alleged complicity in his abduction by paramilitaries 13 years ago

Author: Mary Carson, Adrian Gatton, Rodrigo Vázquez & Maggie O'Kane, Guardian (UK)

"Colombian takes BP to court in UK over alleged complicity in kidnap and torture", 22 May 2015...

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Article
31 March 2015

India: In mineral-rich jungles, Maoist militants find a foothold through violence and extortion

Author: Anthony Loyd, National Geographic

India’s energy needs and industry’s hunger for raw materials linked the angry killers in the jungle to coal, steel, and power production, welding the Naxalites to some of the most disadvantaged communities in the country—the AdivasisRather than...

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Report
14 January 2015

2015 Annual Report: Human Rights Defenders in the Balance

Author: Front Line Defenders

This report highlights some of the main global and regional trends which emerged from Front Line Defenders work in 2014. In 2014,...[the organisation] issued 265 urgent appeals on over 400 human rights defenders at risk; it provided 418 security grants...

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Story
5 January 2015

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin - Issue 15, December 2014

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