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15 May 2009
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Autor/in: Amnesty International UK

Uzbekistan's...cotton industry...is underpinned by a system of state sponsored forced labour, particularly of children...This discussion will focus on what can be done to end the use of forced labour within the cotton industry. Considering the action...

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13 May 2009
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Autor/in: Boston Common Asset Mgmt, Calvert Group, CREA, Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility

...[the] meeting [will highlight]…key environmental and social risks associated with cotton production and steps organizations can take to help eliminate the use of child labor in cotton production in Uzbekistan. [Companies providing comments and...

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Artikel
3 April 2009
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Autor/in: Uznews.net

The Swiss jewellery company Chopard has declined to hold the joint presentation of the new Guli brand, created by the Uzbek president’s daughter Gulnara Karimova, at a watch and jewellery tradeshow in Basel. Despite the long-planned joint presentation...

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Artikel
27 March 2009
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Autor/in: Uznews.net

Chopard representatives have denied their involvement in promoting the Uzbek president’s daughter Gulnara Karimova’s Guli jewellery collection at an international watch and jewellery tradeshow in Basel, while Guli representatives claim…the presentation...

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25 March 2009
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Autor/in: Uznews.net

Uzbek human rights activist Abdujalil Boymatov has urged Chopard jewellery and watch company to reconsider its relations with Gulnara Karimova and plans to promote the Guli brand in order to avoid association with blood diamonds. Boimatov…sent a letter...

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25 March 2009
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13 March 2009
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Autor/in: Andrew Stroehlein, Reuters, AlertNet

A new study, “Invisible to the World: The Dynamics of Forced Child Labour in the Cotton Sector of Uzbekistan”, highlights the scale and severity of [the country’s annual cotton harvest, which depends on the forced labour of some 2.7 million children].....

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25 February 2009
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Autor/in: Uznews.net

Activists of the Human Rights Alliance of Uzbekistan have submitted their suit to Tashkent’s Mirzo-Ulugbek district to demand the Education Ministry pay 100 million sums for damage inflicted on thousands of schoolchildren and teachers who were forced...

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1 January 2009
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Autor/in: UN Global Compact

An estimated 2 million children between the ages of 11-17 harvest cotton in Uzbekistan under conditions described as forced labour...The Responsible Cotton Network has sought to influence policymakers in Uzbekistan through diplomatic channels in order...

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1 January 2009
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Autor/in: Ergon

...Building on three years of work within the cotton sector, Ergon has undertaken a literature review looking at the social impacts of global cotton production. The review…provides a detailed picture of the information sources available on the ‘social...

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