Transnational Corporations

The EU and the corporate impunity nexus

CETIM participated in the design, coordination, writing, editing, publishing and distribution of a publication entitled “The EU and the corporate impunity nexus. Building the UN binding treaty on transnational corporations and human rights”. This survey was carried out with our partners: Les Amis de la Terre France, the Observatoire des multinationales and the Transnational Institute. […]

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Impunity Made in Europe

CETIM and its partners have been part of an important research for the future of the process in view of the drafting of a binding Treaty on multinationals. This document is based on a specific perspective, from the Old Continent. “The EU and the corporate impunity nexus. Building the UN binding treaty on transnational corporations […]

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A disappointing draft treaty on transnational corporations

The first draft treaty on TNCs was presented to the Working Group responsible for elaborating a Binding treaty to regulate the activities of multinationals in Geneva in October 2018. As usual, CETIM has made an active contribution to the activities of the Group, arranging for dozens of civil society representatives to participate in the debates. […]

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CCFD’s call for the adoption of a binding treaty on (TNCs)

To civil society organisations and social movements based in the European Union Here we relay the CCFD’s call (in 3 languages) for the adoption of a binding treaty on transnational corporations (TNCs) within the UN, aimed at the Member States of the European Union. At a time when the Member States of the European Union […]

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Violations of workers’ human rights by Glencore around the world

The statement presented by the CETIM in June 2018 to the Human Rights Council highlighted violations committed by Glencore corporation, its subsidiaries and subcontractors in several countries. Glencore PLC is one of the largest mining and commodities trading companies in the world, headquartered in Switzerland with its shares publicly traded on stock exchanges. According to […]

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