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Lafarge admits having provided funds to armed groups in Syria

Le 2 March 2017

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Published on France 24 on March 2nd 2017 Marie-Laure Guislain, head of litigation at Sherpa, answers on France 24 about Lafarge’s confessions.  

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LafargeHolcim admits to ‘unacceptable’ activity in Syria

Le 2 March 2017

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Publié dans le Financial Times, le 2 mars 2017, par Ralph Atkins, Michael Stothard et Harriet Agnew Cement group paid third parties for help with armed groups around plant LafargeHolcim, the Swiss-French cement company, on Thursday admitted “unacceptable” measures had been taken to keep its Syrian plant open, following allegations staff had dealt with armed […]

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Parliamentarians from all the EU commit to strengthen the social responsibility of multinational companies

Le 18 May 2016

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National Assembly, 18 May 2016 Parliamentarians representing […] EU national parliaments [as well as MEPs] met on 18 May 2016 at the National Assembly to debate, in particular, corporate social responsibility (CSR). With the globalisation of supply chains, the activities of European companies now take place in third countries where, given the norms that are […]

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Local partners muddy waters of Total’s offshore contracts

Le 2 September 2015

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Source : The Times- Marcus Leroux, September 1 2015 It was Bastille Day in the Republic of Congo and Total had a new contract to celebrate. The oil giant had secured a 20-year renewal on its licence to operate three offshore fields that already had produced about four million barrels of crude over a 30-year period. […]

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