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10 June 2019
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Un proyecto aprobado por la Unión Europea para ser implementado en nueve (9) países latinoamericanos: Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, México, Panamá y Perú, durante los próximos tres años ha sido presentando en un evento...

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6 June 2019

List of large businesses, associations & investors with public statements & endorsements in support of human rights due diligence regulation

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Large businesses (>1 bn € turnover) and associations with public statements and endorsements in support of mandatory human rights due diligence (non-comprehensive list), last updated 18 November 2019...

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3 June 2019

Govt. of Pakistan blacklists recruitment agents after 25 migrant workers exploited and stranded in UAE

The Pakistan government has taken action against what has been called a "fake visa and recruitment scam network [with] deep roots in Pakistan". Reports surfaced of 25 men recruited to work as security guards in Dubai by fraudulent recruiters operating...

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3 June 2019
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Author: Pieter Van Nuffel, Data News (Belgique)

« Des firmes technologiques rejettent la proposition du service de renseignements britannique », 31 mai 2019...

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20 May 2019
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Author: Chris Reynolds, La Presse (Canada)

« Réglementation de l'intelligence artificielle: le Canada à la traîne », 19 mai 2019...

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17 May 2019
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Author: Shoshanna Solomon, Times of Israel

« Amnesty porte plainte contre la licence d’exportation du NSO Group », 14 mai 2019 ...

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14 May 2019

Amnesty backs legal action against Israeli firm NSO Group over spyware use against Human Rights Defenders

On 13 May 2019, Amnesty International and New York University announced they were backing legal action against the Israeli Ministry of Defence, demanding that it revoke the export license of NSO Group, an Israeli company whose spyware products have...

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7 May 2019
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Author: Pierre Motin, Le Petit Journal (Cambodge)

« Droits de l’homme : les grandes enseignes de prêt-à-porter préoccupées », 7 mai 2019 ...

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7 May 2019

Virgin CEO & 20 other executives sign onto initiative in support of LBGT+ rights; urge other businesses to follow suit

Author: Hugo Greenhalgh, Thomson Reuters Foundation

"Billionaire Branson urges business to back LGBT+ rights", 2 May 2019...

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6 May 2019

Dutch oil & gas sector failing to abide by OECD guidelines, finds Dutch National Contact Point

At the request of the Dutch government, the Dutch National Contact Point investigated the compliance of the Dutch oil and gas sector with the OECD Guidelines. This is the first time an NCP was asked to carry out a cross sector research and to give...

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