Essays Tagged: "Ken Saro-Wiwa"

Royal Dutch/Shell Case

execution. This was obviously not enough of an effort on their part.2.What steps might Shell have taken to nip some of the protests against it in the bud, or even preempt them?There are many ways that ... g with the government the whole way through.3.Could the company have done more to gain clemency for Ken Saro-Wiwa? What? Should it have done more?The company could have definitely done more to gain cl ...

(5 pages) 393 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Shell Oil In Nigeria.

ilty of destroying the environment and putting profits before people. The corporation should have taken under consideration the poor living conditions and demanded the Government to use a larger perce ... aded the government to offer incentives to people willing to live and farm in non-oil bearing areas.Ken Saro-Wiwa was born Kenule Benson Tsaro-Wiwa on October 10, 1941 in Bahi an Ogoni village. Ken Sa ...

(9 pages) 189 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Business Ethics

rvival of Ogoni People, was formed to pressure the Nigerian government to accept responsibility for Ken Saro-Wiwa was named spokesperson for MOSOP and he had a primising effect on the Ogoni people.Mil ... isplaced 80,000 people. In May 1994 a memo was intercepted stating that military action should be taken to smooth economic activity. The memo stated that 400 soldiers should undertake "wasting operati ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Royal Dutch/Shell: Human Rights in Nigeria.

the Shell Company should have considerable responsibility for that.2.What steps might Shell have taken to nip some of the protests against it in the bud, or even preempt them?Shell might have taken t ... against it in the bud, or even preempt them.3.Could the company have done more to gain clemency for Ken Saro-Wiwa?For its backbone position in Nigeria's economy, Shell has considerable influence power ...

(7 pages) 75 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

International management issues- Shell in nigeria

to leave the country by 2009. The major cause of the violence dates back to 1995 by hanging writer Ken Saro-Wiwa by a military government of General Sani Abacha. Ken Saro-Wiwa protested that Shell po ... rotests are evident till date according to an article on October2, 2005. Dr. Owens Wiwa (brother of Ken Saro Wiwa) is taking active part in protests and recently a rally in Dublin (Byrne).Community De ...

(11 pages) 169 0 1.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Management

Royal Dutch Shell and the Execution of Ken Saro-Wiwa Executive Summary As a global conglomerate, Royal Dutch Shell (Shell) has to manage th ... by various media sources and public figures. Regaining its image is an imperative for Shell. As the Ken Saro-Wiwa incident shows, the image of the company is not the only thing that can be harmed. Eco ... to reach a compromise with the Nigeria government. This led to the arrest and imminent execution of Ken Saro-Wiwa. This affair brought intensive scrutiny from international organizations. They began t ...

(9 pages) 136 0 3.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

African countries, in other words ‘Third World’ countries are usually

t groups of Nigeria ?Ibo, Yoruba and Hausa/Fulani- are responsible for the Civil War in Nigeria. As Ken Saro-Wiwa; who is a well-known Nigerian novelist, journalist and businessman; mentioned in his b ...

(4 pages) 876 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Royal Dutch Shell: Globe Business and Ethics Paper

against the Ogoni people to repress the growing movement in protest of Shell. On November 10, 1995, Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight other Ogoni leaders died because they opposed Shell's devastating practices ... e cultures of the world understood the suffering of the Ogoni people and how lesser countries are taken advantage of and disregarded because of their lack of education, resources, and governmental sup ...

(4 pages) 68 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Anti Globalization

nomic growth and opportunities in Burma until there is agreement on the country's political future."KEN SARO-WIWAStill more important for the development of the human rights critique of global economy ... lopment of the human rights critique of global economy was the execution in 1995 of Nigerian author Ken Saro-Wiwa, who had taken a leading position in the Ogoni people's campaign against the human and ...

(9 pages) 34 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Film Review on "Sweet Oil"

00 civilians were killed as a result. On November 1995, nine key leaders of the movement, including Ken Saro-Wiwa, were hanged in false charges of treason. This event has resulted in the division of M ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis