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1 year 11 months ago.   .   A service to provide the private sector with intelligence on 'emerging and frontier' markets owned by The Christian Science Monitor quotes a case study produced by Halifax Initiative and Justiça nos Trilhos.   Read more ...
2 years 2 weeks ago.   .   Information request to EDC regarding financing it provided to Petrobras and Brookfield Asset Management. Both companies are being investigated for corrupt practices in Brazil.   Read more ...
2 years 3 months ago.   .   Letter of support for Bill 52 (formerly Bill 83), currently before the Ontario legislature, which affords protections to public interest organizations threatened with SLAPP (strategic lawsuit against public participation) suits.   Read more ...
2 years 3 months ago.   .   NEW PUBLICATION on export credit and human rights. The document features a case study on Export Development Canada and Brazilian mining company Vale.   Read more ...
2 years 6 months ago.   .   On November 3, the Halifax Initiative and Amnesty International convened a panel discussion entitled:   Read more ...
2 years 7 months ago.   .   MEDIA ADVISORY Global Experts to Speak on Taking Multinational Corporations to Court Panel to spotlight developments in using courts as a tool for accountability   Read more ...
2 years 7 months ago.   .   On October 28 representatives of the CNCA called on Canada to fulfill its international obligations by creating effective government and corporate accountability mechanisms in a hearing before the   Read more ...
2 years 7 months ago.   .   On Monday November 3, the Halifax Initiative and Amnesty International will host a public session titled "Lawsuits against Multinational Companies: Developments in Transnational Litigation" that wi   Read more ...
3 years 2 months ago.   .   A Collaborative Symposium for Researchers, Students and Activists. June 18-20, 2014, McGill University, Montreal.  Until recently, tax policy was a technical speciality left to experts. Today, researchers, community groups and social justice activists are examining whether government tax policies lead to healthy communities and environments, support people in meeting their needs, and promote the achievement of basic human rights.   Read more ...
3 years 6 months ago.   .   On Wednesday, December 11, the Halifax Initiative is collaborating with CCIC, Inter Pares and Canadians for Tax Fairness in organizing a one-day learning seminar at IDRC on “Beyond aid: Supporting   Read more ...

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