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Pro Israel protest in Geneva

UN may update blacklist of companies operating in Israeli settlements

An initial list of 112 such companies was published in 2020. The mandate to make changes to that database on an annual basis, however, has been unfilled due to lack of funds.

What does US blacklist mean for future of NSO? - analysis

The US Commerce Department's decision could be framed in terms of competition over which countries dominate the cyberattack sphere.

Nordic fund KLP boycotts 16 companies over ties to West Bank settlements

The companies, which span telecoms, banking, energy and construction, all help facilitate Israel's presence and therefore risk being complicit in breaches of international law, the fund said.

05/07/2021

17 companies join Strategic Affairs Ministry's "Impact Nation" initiative

Ministry of Strategic Affairs launched a pilot program called "Impact Nation" with a budget of three million NIS to help companies promote sustainable business practices. The project started when MK

US to blacklist dozens of Chinese firms including SMIC, sources say

In total, the United States is expected to add around 80 additional companies and affiliates to the so-called entity list, nearly all of them Chinese.

By REUTERS
18/12/2020

Rami Levy sues UN for defamation after placement on settlement 'blacklist'

While the UN has immunity in general, Shurat HaDin claims that this case is an exception as the UN violated its charter and practiced "pure racism on the basis of nationality and religion."

17/08/2020
An ethnic Uighur demonstrator wears a mask as she attends a protest against China in front of the Ch

US adds 11 companies to blacklist over China's treatment of Uighurs

Blacklisted firms cannot buy components from US companies without US government approval.

By REUTERS
21/07/2020
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet. Geneva, Switzerland June 15, 20

UNHRC members call for annual updates to settlement blacklist

The list was presented to the UNHCR on Monday, following a delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks during the AIPAC convention at the Washington C

State Department will help US businesses threatened by UNHRC blacklist

Pompeo announced that the State Department released official guidance on the subject only hours before his address.

OVERVIEW OF the Human Rights Council at the UNHRC

The UN blacklist and a lesson on corporate responsibility

The UNHRC published a blacklist of companies that they claim do business with or in Israeli settlements.

By MARK GOLDFEDER , GARY EPSTEIN
29/02/2020
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