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14 June 2012
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Autor/in: Ian Brown & Douwe Korff, Global Network Initiative

While states are responsible for protecting human rights online under international law, companies responsible for Internet infrastructure, products and services can play an important supporting role. Companies also have a legal and corporate social...

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18 April 2012
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Autor/in: Cindy Cohn & Jillian York, Electronic Frontier Foundation

...[The] newly-amended Global Online Freedom Act (GOFA),...while far from perfect, is an important step toward protecting human rights and free expression online...[Let's] take a deeper look…The bill contains a number of excellent measures that would...

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21 December 2011
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Autor/in: Paul Sonne, Wall Street Journal

A Chinese telecom-equipment giant has held talks to install a video-surveillance system for Belarus…an authoritarian regime with a track record of suppressing public dissent…Huawei Technologies Co., recently said it is scaling back its business in Iran...

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8 December 2011
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Autor/in: AFP

A bill aimed at choking off US exports of technology used for Internet surveillance or censorship was introduced in the House of Representatives on Thursday...Representative Chris Smith...is behind the Global Online Freedom Act...The legislation would...

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7 September 2011
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Autor/in: Jerome Taylor, Independent [UK]

The Royal Bank of Scotland’s is sending delegates to a conference promoting weapons sales to the Middle East...[T]he...bank...is attending a conference...organised by the London Chamber of Commerce. The revelation comes amid growing concerns about the...

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29 August 2011
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Autor/in: BBC

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said it will no longer do fundraising work for the Belarus government following a campaign by human rights groups. Free Belarus Now and Index on Censorship argued that companies such as RBS were helping to support the...

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14 June 2011
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Autor/in: UN Global Compact

As a global initiative with local signatories, Local Networks have positioned themselves as countrywide platforms that are locally owned and driven by business, yet oriented to the needs of a wide range of stakeholders. Grounded in the cultures and...

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8 June 2011
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Autor/in: Confédération syndicale internationale

Germes du printemps arabe dans la répression contre les travailleurs/euses et le non-respect des droits économiques...La Colombie et les Amériques conservent la position dominante dans le sombre bilan en matière d’assassinats et de répression des...

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16 May 2011
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Autor/in: News.pl/TVP (Telewizja Polska/Polish Television)

A Swedish documentary programme has alleged that pig farmers in northern Poland are polluting the Baltic sea with untreated manure. According to the film-makers, the illegal practice has made trips to the beach a health hazard for Swedes, owing to...

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10 February 2011
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Autor/in: Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun-Times [USA]

Assistant [US Senate] Majority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) today urged social-networking company Facebook to take "immediate and tangible steps" to protect the human rights of democracy and human rights activists who use the firm's service. Writing to...

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