May 22, 2017

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Human Rights is an ideology, belief, and movement that supports the notion that all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and thus have inalienable rights including the right to life and liberty, freedom of thought and expression, and equality before the law.


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Yanacocha Will Continue to Seek Good-Faith Dialogue to Resolve Land Dispute with Chaupe Family

Published: May 03, 2017 – 02:08 PM EST

CAJAMARCA, Peru, May 03 /CSRwire/ - Peru's Supreme Court today dismissed Yanacocha's appeal of the Superior Court of Cajamarca's 2014 ruling acquitting members of the Chaupe family of 'aggravated usurpation' when they occupied land parcels owned by the company in August of 2011....

Civil Society Groups Ask U.S. Supreme Court to Reject Chevron's Attempts to Undermine Amazon Pollution Case

Published: May 01, 2017 – 03:09 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., May 01 /CSRwire/ - Several prominent environmental and human rights groups are demanding that the U.S. Supreme Court block Chevron's ongoing attacks on their Free Speech rights and its use of false evidence in the historic Ecuador pollution case, where the...

Apr 05, 2017 – Free Webinar: The 2016 Anti-Slavery Compliance Benchmarking Study – Trends and Good Practices

Event Posted: Mar 31, 2017 – 11:36 AM EST

Join us on April 5, 2017, for an interactive webinar which will explain the findings, trends, and good practices of a recently released anti-slavery compliance benchmarking study. Prepared by the NPO Development International (DI), the study rated the legal compliance, affirmative practice, and...

Free Webinar, April 5: The 2016 Anti-Slavery Compliance Benchmarking Study – Trends and Good Practices

Published: Mar 30, 2017 – 12:15 PM EST

REUTLINGEN, GERMANY, Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - Join us on April 5, 2017, for an interactive webinar which will explain the findings, trends, and good practices of a recently released anti-slavery compliance benchmarking study. Prepared by the NPO Development International (DI), the study rated...

Companies' Anti-Slavery Performance Improves, iPoint-funded Study Reveals

Published: Mar 07, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

REUTLINGEN, GERMANY, Mar. 07 /CSRwire/ - Social and environmental compliance, sustainability, and digital circular economy expert iPoint is excited to announce the release of a new comprehensive benchmarking report which evaluates brands on their anti-slavery compliance with the California Transparency in Supply Chains...

Business Efforts to Advance Gender Equality will be Recognized at The Gender Equality Awards 2017

Published: Jan 17, 2017 – 03:07 PM EST

TORONTO, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - The Gender Equality Awards 2017, hosted by the Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), will recognize the efforts of businesses who are helping to advance Sustainable Development Goal #5 (gender equality). The GCNC, the Canadian Network of the UN...

Human Rights Challenges for Business in 2017 – Complementary Briefing

Published: Dec 14, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

LONDON, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - Claiming ignorance is not an option anymore and Human rights standards and due diligence demand is just increasing. But how is the landscape evolving, and what does it mean for corporate risk?Ethical Corporation's latest briefing, explains what are...

Hasbro Ranks Among "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign

Published: Dec 05, 2016 – 07:30 AM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I. , Dec. 05 /CSRwire/ - Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global play and entertainment company, has been selected among America's top corporations for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality by earning a perfect 100 percent score on the Human Rights...

Business Risks Missing out on Its Best Chance to Contribute to Sustainable Development

Published: Nov 14, 2016 – 09:28 AM EST

New York, New York , Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - Companies' single greatest opportunity to contribute to human development lies in advancing respect for the human rights of workers and communities touched by their value chains. This position is set out in a new...

iPoint Launches Anti-Slavery Reporting Template for Private Sector

Published: Nov 10, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

Reutlingen, Germany, Nov. 10 /CSRwire/ - iPoint-systems is excited to announce the official launch of the electronic Labor Rights Template (eLRT), a free, open-access, Excel-based, business-to-business (B2B) reporting tool designed to support companies in their compliance with global human trafficking and modern-day slavery...

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