Since 2001, major chocolate companies including Hershey have committed to eliminating abusive child labor, forced labor and trafficking in their cocoa supply chains. However, years… Read More »Why Target Hershey for Labor Rights Abuses?
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The Gulf States feel threatened by their neighbour Iran. Hence, Saudi Arabia and other states arm massively and increasingly ask for German technology. However, these… Read More »Gulf States want to arm with German tanks
Apple became one of the richest and most successful companies over the last ten years, not least thanks to globalised assembly methods. However, Apple’s employees… Read More »New York Times report: In China, Human Costs are built into an iPad
Trial against dubious tank deal with 135 Patria wheeled tanks The tribunal in Vienna will start its investigations on the 278 Million euro deal of… Read More »Corruption in 278 Million euro tank deal
On November 17, the European Parliament has adopted a resolution which urges the EU Member States to refrain from the softening of the prohibition of… Read More »European Parliament against the softening of the ban on cluster munition
On the second day of the Meeting of States Parties, Switzerland declared to ratify the Oslo-Convention on cluster munitions. It includes a ban on direct… Read More »Switzerland prohibits financing cluster munition