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9 December 2013
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Autor/in: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Human Rights Day is marked annually on 10 December. This year the UN Human Rights Office continues with celebrations marking the Office's 20th anniversary - with 20 years :Working for your Rights as the its theme.

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2 December 2013
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Autor/in: Alan Van Zandt, Stjoechannel.com (USA)

An aging American workforce is finding itself in a squeeze. Corporations are needing to cut payroll and younger people are willing to do jobs for considerably less pay… Age discrimination charges filed with the EEOC [Equal Employment Opportunity...

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31 July 2013
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Autor/in: Press TV

The United Nations currently uses private security and military contractors to carry out its work across the globe...The United Nations Working Group on the Use of Mercenaries convened a meeting...to discuss the continuing use of corporations. Many of...

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29 July 2013
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Autor/in: The Code

An introduction video to The Code: who we are, what we do and how you can become a member. [Video transcript: As a tourism professional, do you know what to do in cases of child sexual exploitation? The Code is an internationally organised member...

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27 May 2013
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Autor/in: Enact

Enact developed a short movie to provide an overview of recent developments in the field of business and human rights. The movie had its premiere at one of the network meetings and was very well received. The movie has since been used in Enact’s...

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1 April 2013
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Autor/in: Nestlé

This short video presents Nestlé’s approach to Business & Human Rights and the 8-pillar Human Rights Due Diligence Programme that we have implemented throughout our business activities. Detailed information on our achievements against these 8...

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1 April 2013
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Autor/in: World Child & Youth Forum

The World Child & Youth Forum was established in Stockholm, Sweden 2009. The aim is to be an independent multi stakeholder platform which inspires to realise the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The third annual forum took place on March...

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18 March 2013
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Autor/in: Andrea Useem, Devex Impact

After nine years of working with British Petroleum as a policy development manager, Christine Bader gained a unique view into how the human rights practices of the extractives industry has evolved.“There is much more awareness and acknowledgement of...

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1 February 2013
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Autor/in: Raise Hope for Congo, Enough Project

Gold has emerged as the most lucrative conflict mineral because it is easy to smuggle small quantities for large profits. Armed groups use mass rape and violence to secure control of mines and strategic trading routes. More than $600 million in gold is...

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9 January 2013
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Autor/in: IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries

To help industry professionals navigate conflict minerals compliance, IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries is offering the proceedings from its fall seminars, featuring multimedia presentations about the U.S. Securities and Exchange...

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