Seven companies, including German software multinational SAP, accused of kickbacks and corruption to gain government contracts in South Africa

Protests in South Africa against Zuma, the Gupta’s, and state capture in early 2017

Recent investigations by the South African investigative journalist group, amaBhungane, have found evidence of multinational companies in South Africa providing illegal payments to secure contracts with   ... →

Still no binding regulations on indirect human rights violations committed by German Companies

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In 2011 the UN Human Rights Council unanimously endorsed the Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights. These 31 principles are based on three key principles; the duty of states and enterprises to protect and respect human rights and   ... →

Leading responsible banks pledge to quit coal as climate summit approaches (Pressrelease BankTrack)

Co-operative Bank and Triodos Bank bring Paris Pledge signatories to 18

19 November 2015, Nijmegen

Today the UK’s Co-operative Bank and Netherlands-based Triodos Bank became the latest banks to confirm they will continue to steer clear of providing finance for   ... →