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Business and Human rights - an NGO perspective

A visit from Danièle Gosteli Hauser, head of the Business and Human Rights group Amnesty International, Switzerland, gave an opportunity to Professor Marina Curran’s Masters class (and a few interested alumni and MBA students) to hear about the latest news in the field of corporate accountability. 505 more words

Business And Human Rights

Mostra Ecofalante de Cinema no SescTV de 10 a 15 de novembro

De 10 a 15 de novembro de 2014 o canal SescTV exibe seis filmes da Mostra Ecofalante de Cinema Ambiental, sempre a partir das 20h. 1,164 more words

Thought Provoking African Films

By Florence Gichoya

The Lusaka film festival was the best I have ever attended so far. This could be because the organizers made a very good movies selection which focused on issues affecting African countries that have experienced conflict and human rights abuse. 653 more words

Science and Hip Hop. Blood minerals in our phones! #hiphoped inspiration #STSE

Yesterday we watched Blood in the Mobile.  A documentary about the mining of minerals like coltan and cassiterite from mines controlled by arms group in the Congo.   166 more words

Check out this powerful documentary film

Powerful documentary: Blood in the Mobile

2010 documentary film by Danish film director Frank Piasecki Poulsen. The film addresses the issue of conflict minerals by examining illegal cassiterite mining in the North-Kivu province in eastern DR Congo. 10 more words

Conflict Minerals

Science for Social Justice

Science is embedded into society and society into science. Often it is taught as a separate facts or terms with a missing humanistic link. The Ontario curriculum has done a good job putting STSE first in the curricular expectations but if it is implemented in the classroom is a different story. 400 more words