Displaying items by tag: businessandhumanrights - CIDSE

CIDSE Highlights March-April 2016

Wednesday, 04 May 2016 12:44

CIDSE Highlights No.25, March-April 2016

Published in General content

Business and Human Rights: Addressing gaps

Monday, 25 April 2016 15:13

Joint ECCJ, Amnesty International, CIDSE, FIDH and Friends of the Earth Europe letter to the EU Member States representatives on the Council of the EU Working Party on Human Rights (COHOM), 20 April 2016.
See pdf version - link below - for full letter with Appendix: Civil Society Recommendations - Addressing the lack of access to remedy for victims of corporate human rights abuses)

Published in B&HR Frameworks

Vatican requests independent investigation into the murder of activist Berta Cáceres

Monday, 04 April 2016 13:37

Message from Cardinal Peter Turkson, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

Published in Climate Justice

Climate Action Network Demands Justice for Murdered Activist Berta Cáceres

Sunday, 06 March 2016 18:32

Open letter to the Honduran Minister of Human Rights, Justice and Decentralisation and international civil society statement

Published in Climate Justice

Press release: No more conflict minerals- EU States need to approve a law that stops the suffering of many people

Thursday, 11 February 2016 15:27

CIDSE and its members call on EU leaders to agree a mandatory, comprehensive supply chain due diligence to put an end to conflict minerals in a new policy briefing, together with a video reportage filmed in a mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and a video message by Mgr. Fridolin Ambongo (DRC).

Published in Newsroom

CIDSE Highlights January 2016

Monday, 08 February 2016 09:34

CIDSE Highlights No.24, December 2015 and January 2016

Published in General content

Press release: a new video reveals what a clean mine could look like under a more comprehensive EU responsible sourcing requirement

Monday, 01 February 2016 10:15

A new video, filmed at the Fungamwaka mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) reveals the working conditions of artisanal miners who extract the minerals that enter many daily life products such as laptops, smartphones and other
electronic devices. The Fungamwaka mine is an example of a "clean mine", where no rebel groups are present to illegally tax the miners, and child labor is banned. In a sector too often dominated by exploitations and human rights violations, this example demonstrates how the sector could be cleaned up under effective regulation.

Published in Newsroom

Global Garment Industry: What Role for the EU?

Friday, 27 November 2015 08:01

International Responsibility in the Global Garment Industry: What Role for the EU? Report of conference (4 November 2015)

CIDSE Highlights September-mid-November 2015

Friday, 13 November 2015 09:57

CIDSE Highlights No.23, September-mid-November 2015

Published in General content

Colombia: The mining and energy "locomotive" against the people

Friday, 02 October 2015 12:26

Communities in Colombia fight for the defense of their rights and the protection of the environment, despite repeated attempts of repression by special police forces. Watch their story.

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