ETUC Position on a United Nations Treaty on Transnational Corporations

European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)

      Adopted at the Executive Committee on 25 – 26 June 2018   Transnational corporations (TNCs) operate in a judicial and jurisdictional void due to their global reach. There continue to be abuses and violations of human rights●●●

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Support to the Amadiba Crisis Committee in their demand for #Right2SayNO

Global Campaign

Global Campaign Statement  24th April 2018   From 23rd to 25thApril 2018, members of the Xolobeni community of the Wild Coast of South Africa are taking the South African Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) to the Pretoria High Court over●●●

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Basta ya! WTO: People Choose Sovereignty

Focus on the Global South

  Focus on the Global South, Statement on the failure of MC11 in Buenos Aires   The failure of the WTO talks in Buenos Aires to produce any substantial outcome is a victory for the people. This is a clear●●●

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Global network expresses its solidarity with communities affected by Chevron-Texaco in Ecuador, and denounces the persistence of corporate impunity in light of a recent decision by the Court of Justice of Brazil.

Dismantle Corporate Power

  Press Release Geneva, 7th December 2017     A network of more than 200 movements, social organizations and unions is in solidarity with the Union of People Affected by Chevron-Texaco (UDAPT) in Ecuador and denounces the political and juridical●●●

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The Marange diamonds

Alternative Information & Development Centre

  By: Amandla! correspondent From: Amandla! Issue No.48  OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2016   The first session of the Southern Africa Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Transnational Corporations took place in September in Swaziland. Activists presented cases to a panel. Amandla! 47 contained a●●●

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PRESS RELEASE: Conclusions of the Global Campaign on the UNHRC 2nd Session of OEIGWG

Dismantle Corporate Power

PRESS RELEASE Conclusions of the Global Campaign on the UNHRC 2nd Session of the “Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights” (OEIGWG) concluding on 28th October 2016   Geneva, 28 October●●●


OUR CONCRETE PROPOSALS: THE 6 POINTS to be included in the UN Binding Treaty on Human Rights and Transnational corporations (TNCs)

Dismantle Corporate Power

“Building a UN Treaty on TNCs: A way forward to stop Corporate Impunity”. Proposals to the OEIGWG from the Global Campaign to Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty, Dismantle Corporate Power and Stop Impunity. October 2016 In June 2014, the Human Rights Council●●●

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