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Corporate Social Responsibility and Genocide

On August 25th, 2017, the government of Myanmar launched a large-scale military operation in Rakhine state ostensibly to combat a small group of Rohingya militants.  By all accounts, however, the Rohingya civilian population has suffered what amounts to collective punishment as the army pursues a scorched earth policy throughout the area; burning entire villages, and […]

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Repressive “Peace” and Investor Security in Myanmar

The situation in Rakhine state is deteriorating rapidly and all signs indicate that a new pogrom against the Rohingya is imminent.  United Nations fact-finding investigators have been banned from the country.  The army has deployed heavy artillery, armored cars and helicopters, for “clearance operations”  in Northern Rakhine, and there is speculation that Buddhist civilians will […]

Open Letters

Open Letter to Digi

To: sustainability@digi.com.my Date: 21st July, 2017 RE: #DumpDigi Campaign Dear Digi, I am writing to let you know that the #WeAreAllRohingyaNow campaign has been reaching out to Telenor for several weeks, calling on them to voice concern for the plight of the Rohingya. We believe it is an obligation on those corporations investing in Myanmar […]

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#DumpDigi to stand with the Rohingya

The #WeAreAllRohingnyaNow Campaign has begun calling upon Malaysian customers of Digi to switch their service provider to any of the local companies in protest against Digi’s parent company Telenor over their stubborn silence on the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar, where Telenor is heavily invested. The campaign has been reaching out to the Norwegian telecom company […]

Press Releases

Rohingya campaign launches Social Impact Stock Advisory, downgrades Telenor.

Press Release. 14th July 2017 Investors must consider a company’s stance on human rights when evaluating the value of a stock. This is the basic argument offered by a Rohingya rights campaign in a letter to leading analysts. #WeAreAllRohingyaNow is a campaign by independent activists reaching out to the private sector for support against the […]

Open Letters

Open Letter to Telenor Investment Advisers

The following letter was emailed to Telenor investment advisers at the these organisations: 4ABG Sundal Collier Arctic Securities Bank of America Merrill Lynch Barclays Berenberg Carnegie Citi Credit Suisse Danske Bank Deutsche Bank DnB Markets Exane BNP Paribas Goldman Sachs Handelsbanken Capital Markets HSBC JP Morgan Cazenove Jefferies International Kepler Cheuvreux Morgan Stanley New Street Research […]