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29 July 2019

Brazil: Indigenous leader killed by miners moving into protected areas, following Bolsonaro's encouragement

 

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29 July 2019

Is it time for African countries to introduce mandatory due diligence on human rights?

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29 July 2019

The Price You Pay: How Purchasing Practices Harm Turkey's Garment Workers

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25 July 2019

UK Supreme Court grants permission to appeal to Nigerian communities affected by pollution from Shell

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24 July 2019

Brazil: NGO report alleges companies complicit in deforestation & human rights abuses in the Amazon

[To read this story in Portuguese, please, click here] The Business and Human Rights Resource Centre invited 55 companies to respond to allegations of their involvement in the deforestation of the Amazon as well as human rights abuses. The report from...

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24 July 2019

Weekly Update 24 July 2019: Revised draft of binding treaty published

Our run down of this week's top stories and breaking news about business & human rights. Includes company responses, the latest jobs and events announcements. READ THE FULL UPDATE Archive of past Weekly Updates since 2005 Weekly update sign-up

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23 July 2019

Interim report on German NAP monitoring outlines methodology incl. questionnaire for 2019 survey

The German National Action Plan (NAP) on business and human rights sets out the expectation for at least 50% of German companies with more than 500 employees to have introduced effective human rights due diligence measures into their business processes...

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23 July 2019

Samsung accused of 'unsustainable labour practices' in its supply chain - company responds

 

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22 July 2019

Myanmar garment industry needs massive reforms in women and labour rights

 

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19 July 2019

India records 77,155 labour abuse allegations by migrant workers in the Gulf between 2016-19

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