TABLE OF CONTENTS




About the authors v
Table of Contents vii

 


INTRODUCTION

1

 

 

Sir Geoffrey Chandler

THE RESPONSIBILITY OF OIL COMPANIES

5


Asbjørn Eide
GLOBALISATION AND THE HUMAN RIGHTS AGENDA:

THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY AT CROSSROADS

25


Arvind Ganesan
HUMAN RIGHTS, THE ENERGY INDUSTRY, AND

THE RELATIONSHIP WITH HOME GOVERNMENTS

45


Willem J.M. van Genugten
THE STATUS OF TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS

IN INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC LAW

67


Mary Kaldor and Yahia Said

OIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN AZERBAIJAN

85


Philippe Le Billon

THE OIL INDUSTRY AND THE STATE OF WAR IN ANGOLA

107


Morten Nordskag and Audun Ruud
TRANSNATIONAL OIL COMPANIES AND HUMAN RIGHTS.

WHAT THEY SAY AND HOW THEY SAY IT

131


Jens Schierbeck
OPERATIONAL MEASURES FOR IDENTIFYING AND
IMPLEMENTING HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES

IN CORPORATE OPERATIONS

153


Kristian Tangen, Kåre Rudsar and Helge Ole Bergesen
CONFRONTING THE GHOST:

SHELL’S HUMAN RIGHTS STRATEGY

175