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Advisors quit, accusing Trudeau government of dithering on corporate watchdog


Emily Dwyer, coordinator of the Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability, attends a news conference in Ottawa on Jan. 17, 2018, about the new federal corporate watchdog. 165 more words

Ranking Digital Rights Index 2019

The 2019 Ranking Digital Rights Corporate Accountability Index evaluated 24 of the world’s most powerful internet, mobile ecosystem, and telecommunications companies on their publicly disclosed commitments and policies affecting freedom of expression and privacy. 177 more words

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Comprehensive, Independent & Forward-Looking: Baseline Assessment of Ireland's Legislative & Regulatory Framework for Business and Human Rights

As part of its National Plan on Business and Human Rights 2017-2020, the Irish Government committed to having a baseline assessment undertaken of the legislative and regulatory framework as it relates to business and human rights in Ireland. 1,014 more words

Register now for the Annual Galway Business and Human Rights Symposium 2019

The Irish Centre for Human Rights at the National University of Ireland Galway will host a half-day symposium titled Non-Financial Reporting: Implications for business and human rights in Ireland  204 more words

Save the date! 2 April 2019: Annual Business and Human Rights Symposium, Galway

The Irish Centre for Human Rights at the National University of Ireland Galway will host a half-day symposium on 2 April 2019 entitled Non-Financial Reporting:   158 more words

Integrating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Framework in Lending Decisions: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

The responsibility of ensuring sustainable development is not limited to business houses and corporations but also extends to financial institutions. Though sustainable lending is emerging as a niche financial product with an increasing number of financial institutions creating a separate portfolio for sustainable lending activities, it becomes imperative to enquire whether the principles of sustainable lending should be extended to each loan facility provided by financial institutions given their ability to influence social and environmental outcomes through lending decisions. 1,070 more words

#ESG #Sustainable Lending #Green Lending #Sustainable Development #RBI #IFC Sustainability Framework

American Capitalism Isn’t Working.

Elizabeth Warren has a great idea to hold.corporations accountable to employees and the communities from which they extract profit.

She has proposed a bill in the Senate…

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