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Assessing Modern Slavery Law

Assessing Modern Slavery Law

CORE, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre and Repórter Brasil are partners in a University of Nottingham and Fundação Getulio Vargas research project funded by the British Academy on ‘The Interaction of Law and Supply Chain Management in Cross-Judicial Supply Chains: Supply Chain Effectiveness of Modern Slavery Legislation’.

Boliden’s toxic waste

Boliden’s toxic waste

In the 1980s, Boliden Mineral, a Swedish mining company, dumped 20,000 tons of toxic waste in Chile but have never been held responsible. CORE, and NGOs Sherpa, ECCJ and FIDH have called on Boliden Mineral not to block the Appeal Court in Sweden from hearing the case of Arica Victims v Boliden Mineral.

Letter to Unilever CEO

Letter to Unilever CEO

CORE and NGOs REDRESS, Kituo Cha Sheria and the African Coalition for Corporate Accountability, have written to Unilever CEO Paul Polman to express their concern with how Unilever is handling a case brought by tea workers in Kenya who suffered horrific abuses under their watch.