Results for Human Rights

Daily Media Briefing 12th December

Daily Media Briefing 12th December

December 12, 2012 Still too few women in boardroom, warns ABI; American Apparel ad ‘appeared to sexualise a child’; HSBC to spend $700m vetting clients; Northern Rock to refund £270m after blunder; DFID’s public-private partnerships under scrutiny Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 30th November

Daily Media Briefing 30th November

November 30, 2012 CEOs call to end HIV travel restrictions; Payday loan rates 'to be limited'; Supermarkets pledge fairer pricing, Asda holds back; European Parliament agrees €6bn for clean energy research; Burmese police break up copper mine protest Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 2nd November

Daily Media Briefing 2nd November

November 02, 2012 Statkraft launches wind farm equity scheme; World Gold Council publishes ‘Conflict-Free Gold Standard’; Villagers file complaint against US sugar firm; Investigation accuses HSBC of ignoring own sustainability policies in Sarawak; Hurricane Sandy ruptured Shell-Saudi oil tank Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 10th October

Daily Media Briefing 10th October

October 10, 2012 Supreme Court denies Chevron $19bn Ecuador appeal; Alcoa to pay $85m to settle Bahrain law suit; Oxfam turns investor with Mongolian loan; Rural India marches on Delhi over landless poor; Sainsbury’s boss attacks chancellor’s plan for workers to sacrifice rights for shares Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 8th October

Daily Media Briefing 8th October

October 08, 2012 Companies warn Osborne on renewable power; Foxconn hit by fresh outbreak of unrest at iPhone 5 factory; Platinum giant fires 12,000 striking South African miners; Africa's mineral wealth not reaching the poorest, says World Bank; CEO of Barclays calls for more ‘socially useful banks’ Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 1st October

Daily Media Briefing 1st October

October 01, 2012 Privacy watchdog starts cookie crackdown; Protests in Malaysia at proposed Petronas petrochemical project; EU reaches 100GW wind power milestone; Coca Cola and JBF to create the ‘World’s Largest’ Bi-Glycol production facility Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 30th August

Daily Media Briefing 30th August

August 30, 2012 India seeks to outlaw child labour; Serious Fraud Office launches Barclays criminal enquiry; Gazprom quits drilling in Arctic; Obama signs off ‘historic’ fuel-efficiency rule; Walmart joins Field to Market Alliance Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 29th August

Daily Media Briefing 29th August

August 29, 2012 Mining giant's AGM under siege over rights abuses; Paralympic sponsor engulfed by disability tests row; Australian and EU carbon markets to be linked; Ski lifts help open $25 billion market for storing power; Gender equity: new standard by UN Women & SAI Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 21st August

Daily Media Briefing 21st August

August 21, 2012 Lonmin says sacking striking miners could lead to more violence; China leads world in wind power generation; United joins airline biofuels group; No 10 asks ministers: Can we now support £30 billion Severn barrage? Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 2nd August

Daily Media Briefing 2nd August

August 02, 2012 Electronics companies release new responses to conflict minerals legislation; Inside the effort to strip toxics from United States hospitals; Coca-Cola and will.i.am launch Ekocycle brand to promote recycling; New solar Feed in Tariff rate comes into force; A new foundation to honour Ray Anderson's legacy Read more >