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CA Technologies Gets Perfect Score in HRC’s Corporate Equality Index

Posted: Dec 09, 2013 – 10:36 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that is has received a 100 percent rating by the Human Rights Campaign in its 2014 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) report, the premiere national benchmark for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT)...

Wyndham Worldwide Receives Top Recognition From National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

Posted: Dec 09, 2013 – 10:09 AM EST

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, received the Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year award from the National Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) for its commitment to the lesbian,...

Barriers Worsen for Victims Seeking Justice - New Briefing Highlights Human Rights Lawsuits Against Companies Over Alleged Abuses in Over 25 Countries

Posted: Nov 26, 2013 – 05:23 PM EST

LONDON, Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - Today the non-profit Business Human Rights Resource Center is launching its second annual brifing on Corporate Legal Accountability. Download the full briefing hereDownload the 2-page executive summary here; also available in Spanish French The Annual Briefing provides an...

Pentair Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action

Posted: Sep 24, 2013 – 05:13 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - Pentair Ltd. (NYSE: PNR), a global water, fluid, thermal management and equipment protection company, announced today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting its Commitment to Action to address the safe water needs for the people...

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Launches its First Regional Briefing on Latin America & the Caribbean

Posted: Sep 09, 2013 – 06:02 PM EST

BOGOTA, SAO PAULO and LONDON, Sep. 09 /CSRwire/ - Today the non-profit Business Human Rights Resource Centre is launching in English and Spanish its first regional briefing on Business human rights in Latin America the Caribbean a round-up of recent developments. Download the...

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Launches Briefing on Myanmar

Posted: Aug 05, 2013 – 09:00 AM EST

BANGKOK and LONDON, Aug. 05 /CSRwire/ - Today the non-profit Business Human Rights Resource Centre is launching its first briefing on Myanmar: Business human rights in Myanmar a round-up of recent developments. Download the twelve-page briefing here. The briefing covers the positive and...

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Launches First Briefing on Business & Freedom of Association

Posted: Jul 04, 2013 – 10:00 AM EST

LONDON, Jul. 04 /CSRwire/ - Today the non-profit Business Human Rights Resource Centre is launching its first briefing on business freedom of association. Download the briefing here This briefing provides an overview of companies impacts on freedom of association: key cases, trends and...

Report Finds Child Labor and Worker Rights’ Violations at Certified Walmart Shrimp Supplier

Posted: Jun 06, 2013 – 02:40 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - Longtime Walmart shrimp supplier, certified by the Global Aquaculture Alliance, engaged in serious violations of Thai law and international human rights standards, according to a new briefing paper released today by Warehouse Workers United (WWU) and the International...

“In Their Words” – Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Marks its 10th Anniversary with Videos of Advocates Talking About Their Work

Posted: May 30, 2013 – 09:45 AM EST

LONDON, May 30 /CSRwire/ - Today Business Human Rights Resource Centre launched a platform featuring short videos of advocates talking about their work on companies human rights impacts. The initiative, called In Their Words, marks the 10th anniversary year of the Resource Centre....

Leading Labor Rights Watchdog Calls on U.S. Customs Service to Halt Imports of Forced Labor Cotton from Uzbekistan

Posted: May 15, 2013 – 10:48 AM EST

WASHINGTON, May 15 /CSRwire/ - A formal complaint against the importation of cotton from Uzbekistan grown and harvested with forced labor was filed today by the International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF), a leading American human and labor rights watchdog organization. Under the Tariff...



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