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EU election manifestos 2019: what do they say about corporate accountability?

Monday, May 20th, 2019

We examined the manifestos of UK political parties’ contesting the European elections, to be held in the UK on 23 May 2019. What do they say about the protection of human rights and the environment with regard to the global operations of UK companies?

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Brexit: what now?

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

A recent Workshop on Brexit Strategies for British & European Civil Society Organisations, organised by University of Exeter Business School in collaboration with CORE Coalition and the European Coalition for Corporate Justice has shed light into the potential implications of Brexit for the non-profit sector.

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What Brexit could mean for trade, labour rights and corporate accountability

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

The UK’s political and economic journey creates opportunities for lobbying and collaboration across civil society. CORE will continue to work with our partners to defend standards and campaign for positive change.

Are decades of progressive EU legislation about to be done away with as the UK Government desperately tries to hang on to[…]

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2017 Partners’ Meeting: Brexit & Corporate Accountability

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Around 40 people from partner organisations joined CORE board members and staff at The Foundry on 23 January for our Annual Partners’ Meeting.

This blog summarises Deborah Doane’s and Dr. Jennifer Zerk’s presentation of the findings from their short study into the implications of Brexit for corporate accountability, commissioned by CORE.

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NGOs welcome adoption of new Council of Europe Recommendation on Human Rights and Business

Monday, March 14th, 2016

On 3 March, after a two year negotiation process, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted a set of Recommendations to its member States on Business and Human Rights.

The European Coalition for Corporate Justice, Amnesty International, the International Commission of Jurists and the International Federation for Human[…]

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