Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia

 

 

ASEAN Initiatives on Business and Human Rights (2016-present)

  • 2018: ASEAN CSOs released a statement urging AICHR to develop a code of conduct for constructive dialogues on regional action plans on business and human rights

Business and Human Rights News from the Region

BHR Events in Southeast Asia

  • June 9-11, 2020, Asia-Pacific United Nations Virtual Forum on Responsible Business and Human Rights: New Challenges, New Approaches.

 

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31 May 2020
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Autor/in: Ken Kwek, South China Morning Post

"Singapore NGOs call for rethink of migrant workers' salaries, health care and recruitment fees", 31 May 2020...

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23 May 2020
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Autor/in: Reuters, South China Morning Post

"Coronavirus cuts a swathe through Asia's garment industry, leaving thousands out of work", 19 May 2020...

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23 May 2020
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Autor/in: Asia Times

"Laos to press ahead with 'destructive' Mekong dam", 12 May 2020...

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23 May 2020
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One hundred fifty Chinese workers allege that they have become expendable and that the manufacturing firm, Pou Chen, used the pandemic as an excuse to fire them. Pou Chen said it was forced to terminate the workers' contracts due to the decline in...

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17 May 2020
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Autor/in: Erin Anderson, DevPolicy

"Closing borders will not stop human trafficking in ASEAN," 12 May 2020...

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17 May 2020
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Autor/in: Hans Nicholas Jong, Mongabay

"With new law, Indonesia gives miners more power and fewer obligations," 13 May 2020...

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17 May 2020
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Autor/in: Reuters, South China Morning Post

"Tesco workers in Malaysia and Thailand abused, UK grocer says in modern slavery report", 16 May 2020...

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11 May 2020
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Autor/in: ABC News

“Indonesia condemns abuse of fishermen aboard Chinese boats after release of corpse video”, 11 May 2020...

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10 May 2020
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Autor/in: Myat Thura, Myanmar Times

"COVID-19 leaves over 60,000 workers jobless in Myanmar", 28 April 2020 Over 60,000 workers across the country have lost their jobs due to factory shutdowns caused by cancelled orders and the COVID-19 pandemic's disruption of raw material supplies. U ...

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10 May 2020
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Autor/in: M. Marschke, J. Rosseau, L. Schoeberger, & Michael Hoffman, EcoBusiness

"Roving bandits and looted coastlines: How the global appetite for sand is fuelling a crisis," 08 May 2020...

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