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16 July 2019

ABN AMRO's conference focuses on business role in improving situation of civic freedoms & human rights defenders

ABN AMRO, a leading Dutch bank, organized a conference entitled 'Civic Freedom and Human Rights Defenders: What Is the Role of Business?'. The event was organised in collaboration with the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre and International...

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16 July 2019

UK: Govt. releases guidelines on human rights defenders & outlines support to defenders working on business and human rights

Author: Government of the United Kingdom

"UK Support for Human Rights Defenders", 15 Jul 2019...

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16 July 2019

Video: How do businesses affect Human Rights Defenders & how could they support them and civic freedoms?

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre interviewed Human Rights Defenders from Singapore, Turkey, Kenya, Uganda and Zimbabwe - visiting defenders at The Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York. They shared their views on how...

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10 June 2019

Leading global business association amfori releases statement in support of human rights defenders

Author: amfori - Trade with purpose (Belgium)

"Statement in Support of Human Rights Defenders", Jun 2019...

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29 May 2019

Colombia: Main coal export companies release a joint statement condemning death threats and attacks against Human Rights Defenders

Author: Drummond, CNR, Cerrejon Coal & Prodeco

“Joint Press Release from Coal Exporting Companies against Threats”- May 16, 2019...

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16 May 2019
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Tras reiteradas amenazas de muerte, hostigamientos y persecución contra líderes de organizaciones de mujeres, sindicatos y grupos sociales que trabajan por los derechos humanos de la población en los departamentos de La Guajira y el Cesar, lugares...

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29 April 2019

Microsoft president announces new artificial intelligence powered app to support trial monitors

Author: Brad Smith, Microsoft

"Tech that makes the world a witness to courtroom injustices across the globe", 25 Apr 2019...

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23 April 2019
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O seminário “O papel do setor financeiro no combate ao trabalho escravo e ao tráfico de seres humanos” reuniu representantes dos setores bancário e financeiro, de empresas e órgãos do poder público que atuam na regulação do setor financeiro e no...

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2 April 2019
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No dia 28 de março de 2018, a Justiça Global lançou a quinta edição da Homenagem Maria do Espírito Santo Silva. A organização homenageou sete mulheres que ocupam papel na linha de frente da defesa dos Direitos Humanos: Ana Lúcia de Oliveira – Rede de ...

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11 February 2019
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