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Author: Human Rights Watch, groundWork, Centre for Environmental Rights & Earthjustice
"“We Know Our Lives Are in Danger”: Environment of Fear in South Africa’s Mining-Affected Communities", 16 Apr 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on human rights defenders Women human rights defenders
- Related companies: Anglo American Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American) Eskom Ivanhoe Mines (now Turquoise Hill Resources) Mineral Resource Commodities (see Mineral Commodities) Transworld Energy and Mineral Resources Turquoise Hill Resources
Bangladesh: Confectionery giant Perfetti Van Melle investigates after workers in supplier factory were attacked after forming a union
Author: Naimul Karim, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"UPDATE 1-Dutch sweets giant probes 'attack' on Bangladesh factory workers", 12 April 2019...
- Related companies: Perfetti Van Melle
Author: Greenpeace Brasil (Brazil)
“Apoiado pelos ruralistas desde a sua campanha, Jair Bolsonaro elege a agenda ambiental como inimiga do governo e promove uma avalanche de retrocessos”, 9 de abril de 2019...
UK: CSOs call for mandatory human rights due diligence law to make multinationals accountable for abuses
Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre & other CSOs
We are civil society organisations... launching a new campaign calling for an effective law to require companies and investors to take action to prevent human rights abuses, worker exploitation and environmental harm in their global operations,...
Commentary: Court’s reasoning in Ford trial over abduction & torture of workers during Argentina military dictatorship
Author: Victoria Basualdo, National Council of Scientific and Technological Research (CONICET) & FLACSO Argentina, on Justice Info.net
"The Ford Trial in Argentina, a Workers’ Victory", 1 Apr 2019...
Vietnam: Nearly half of female garment workers experience violence & sexual harassment; Study finds link to brands' purchasing practices
Author: Kate Hodal, The Observer
"Revealed: women making clothes for west face sexual abuse", 7 April 2019...