In this information sheet for responsible investors, we will outline NGO’s priorities related to three high-risk phases in the electronics supply chain: metal mining, production in low wage countries and the disposal of electronics products. Responsible investors can use this information when leveraging their investment power to influence the behaviour of electronics companies. This sheet is based on the priorities as published by the makeITfair campaign, and the demands and input of members of the worldwide GoodElectronics Network.read more less
Over 50 NGOs signed a letter to the World Bank sharing their concern over a new Climate-Smart Mining Facility, in which the World Bank partners closely cooperates with mining companies. The NGOs fear that the…
SOMO will today contribute to the hearing on international corporate social responsibility covenants in the Dutch House of Representatives. SOMO’s main emphasis is that a covenant policy by itself isn’t sufficient – more is required….