Gallon Environment Letter Example

THE GALLON ENVIRONMENT LETTER Canadian Institute for Business and the Environment 506 Victoria Ave., Montreal, Quebec H3Y 2R5 Ph. (514) 369- 0230, Fax (514) 369- 3282 Email Vol. 3, No. 6, February 20, 1999 *************************************************************************** CANADA CANADA CANADA CANADA CANADA *************************************************************************** POSSIBLE NEW CANADIAN INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM The Ontario Centre for Environmental Technology […]

Resources Relating to Corporate Social Responsibility

Email Listserves and Publications Information and Research Centers Email Listserves and Publications Ethical Performance: Ethical Performance is an independent source of news on socially responsible business issues. Focus on the Corporation: Focus on the Corporation scrutinizes the multinational corporation – the most powerful institution of our time. Once a week, it reports and comments critically […]

Business Organizations Promoting Corporate Social Responsibility

Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) BSR is a membership organization for companies of all sizes and sectors. BSR’s mission is to be the leading global resource providing members with innovative products and services that help companies be commercially successful in ways that demonstrate respect for ethical values, people, communities and the environment. Centre for Innovation […]

Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s) Involved in Human Rights & the Environment Issues

Amnesty International Amnesty International’s mandate is to promote general awareness of human rights and oppose specific abuses of human rights. Corporate Watch Corporate Watch provides news, analysis, research tools and action resources to respond to corporate activity around the globe. They also network with people who are directly affected by corporate abuses as well as […]

Government Agencies Involved in Corporate Accountability Issues

President’s Council on Sustainable Development (PCSD) Purpose: Between June 1993 and June 1999, the PCSD has advised President Clinton on sustainable development and develops bold, new approaches to achieve economic, environmental, and equity goals. We are committed to the achievement of a dignified, peaceful, and equitable existence.   U.S. Environment Protection Agency URL: Purpose: […]

Project News

  20/8/99 Project CoDirector to Head Amnesty International 6/8/99 Ford and MacArthur Grants 14/1/99 Campaign Kickoff in San Francisco 18/12/98 Goldman Funds Three Bay Area Groups 11/11/98 Sierra Club Grant Awarded  

Forging New Links: Promoting and Protecting Human Rights and the Environment

January 14, 1999 Roundtable San Francisco, CA Introduction On January 14, 1999, seven non-governmental organizations launched their national human rights and environment programs by convening a Roundtable dialogue on the key issues for the coming millennium. This Roundtable on “Forging New Links: Promoting and Protecting Human Rights and the Environment,” was hosted by Amnesty International […]

Arms Control and Disarmament

Recent years have witnessed a series of negative developments in the area of international arms control and disarmament, which have undermined the sound momentum international disarmament efforts had gathered following the end of the Cold War. The international community is confronted with grave challenges in its efforts to stem the proliferation of weapons of mass […]

Partners and Staff

The California Global Corporate Accountability Project is a collaboration of the Natural Heritage Institute, Human Rights Advocates, and the Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainable Development. Senior Partners: Michelle T. Leighton Naomi Roht-Arriaza Lyuba Zarsky Julianne Cartwright Trailor   Project Staff: Sandy Buffett Leif Brottem   Senior Partners: Michelle T. Leighton is co-founder of the […]