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Statement of H. E. Archbishop Tomasi, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations, December 2014 (Available in EN/ES/FR)
In an open letter to EC President, Jean-Claude Juncker and First Vice-President, Frans Timmermans, CIDSE, together with 19 other civil society organizations, responded to the statement issued by BusinessEurope.
CIDSE Highlights No.19, November-December 2014
Holding Companies Accountable - Lessons from transnational human rights litigation, ECCHR, Brot für die Welt and MISEREOR booklet, November 2014
"More action required at national and international level to stop human rights abuses by business"
CIDSE Highlights No.18, September-October 2014
As the European Parliament prepares to debate legislation on responsible mineral sourcing ("conflict minerals"), 70 Catholic bishops from around the world are urging the EU to make the legislation’s requirements consistent in scope and binding for companies, rather than the current voluntary approach.
“We need supply chain due diligence to stop complicity in funding conflicts” – Catholic leaders’ statement supported by CIDSE, October 2014, updated in May 2015 (available in EN – DE – ES – FR)
Ensuring robust EU legislation on responsible mineral sourcing, Joint Civil Society Briefing, July 2014 (available in EN and FR)
Taking Care of Business: The impact of big business on people living in poverty, a Policy Paper by SCIAF, July 2014