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20 April 2020
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Am 21. April 2020 wandte sich eine Gruppe von 101 [Update: 105] institutionellen Investoren mit einem verwalteten Vermögen von über 4,2 [5.0] Billionen US-Dollar mit der gemeinsamen Forderung an alle Regierungen, Gesetzgebung zu verbindlichen...

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17 April 2020

Commentary: Human rights due diligence must remain at the core of businesses’ duties during & after COVID-19

Author: International Federation of Human Rights

“Don’t wash your hands of human rights obligations - corporate due diligence in times of COVID-19 and lessons for the future”, 17 April 2020...

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15 April 2020

Japan: Clean Clothes Campaign urges action to tackle migrant worker abuses in state-sponsored training programme

Author: Clean Clothes Campaign

“‘Made in Japan’ and the cost to migrant workers”, 2020...

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15 April 2020

Traidcraft Exchange urges brands, retailers & govts to mitigate impacts of COVID-19 on workers in garment supply chains

Author: Traidcraft Exchange

“Bailing out the supply chains: COVID-19 and the impacts for workers in supply chains”, April 2020...

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8 April 2020

Oxfam urges U.S businesses to re-focus operations to benefit communities & employees amid COVID-19

Author: Irit Tamir, Oxfam America

“What’s the role of business in the COVID-19 crisis?”, 2 April 2020...

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25 March 2020

Commentary: A post-pandemic world provides an opportunity to promote a new social contract & increase global sustainability

Author: Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of ITUC, via Medium

“Climate and Employment Proof our Future - a vision for a post-pandemic world”, 19 March 2020...

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25 March 2020

Commentary: As govts introduce radical support for workers amid COVID-19, it is creating a new social contract that should be defended

Author: Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of ITUC, via Medium

“A New Social Contract can rebuild our workplaces and economies after COVID-19”, 18 March 2020...

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25 March 2020

Commentary: Trump must invoke Defence Production Act to initiate private sector production of essential items amid COVID-19 outbreak

Author: Michael Posner, Forbes

“Why the Federal Government needs to lead on COVID-19”, 22 March 2020...

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20 March 2020

UK export credit agency accused of climate 'hypocrisy' in complaint to OECD over funding for overseas fossil fuel projects

Author: Jillian Ambrose, The Guardian

"Global Witness accuses UK of 'rank hypocrisy' on fossil fuel projects", 17 March 2020...

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17 March 2020

Commentary: COVID-19 outbreak highlights need for protection of human rights online & scrutiny of internet service providers

Author: Marta Achler, European Center for Not-For-Profit Law

“COVID-19 responses - why we need to protect the human right to act and assemble online”, 13 March 2020...

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