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WEDO - list of co's violating women's labour rights
« on: June 13, 2006, 10:21:46 AM »
You're probably familiar with the Fortune 500 -- Fortune magazine's list of the 500 most profitable companies. Now, Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WEDO) has put together a list of companies violating women's rights and labor rights and harming the environment.

The following companies make up the MisFortune 500:

Addidas
American Apparel
Bechtel
Biwater
Cargill, Inc.
Chevron Corporation
Citigroup
Coca-Cola
Dole Food Company, Inc.
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein
Exxon Mobil Corporation
GAP, Inc.
McDonald’s Corporation
Monsanto
Nestle
Nike
Rio Tinto
RME Thames Water
Royal Dutch/Shell Group
Suez Lyonaisse
Talisman Energy, Inc.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

For information about why these companies are listed, visit the MisFortune 500 site.

WEDO also lists companies exhibiting good practices.

http://womensissues.about.com/od/discri ... une500.htm
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WEDO - list of co's violating women's labour rights
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2006, 11:31:39 AM »
Thanks to the link to the great resources!

 

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