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24 June 2019

Cambodia: 2019 US Report on Trafficking in Persons shows a lack of measures taken by Cambodian govt. to combat human trafficking

Author: Matt Blomberg, Thomson Reuters Foundation

"U.S. sees Cambodia's anti-trafficking efforts floundering", 20 June 2019...

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24 June 2019

Japan: Activist group launches global campaign against child trafficking and exploitation as Tokyo Olympics approaches

Author: Japan Times

“With Olympics on way, activist group's next campaign targets human trafficking in Tokyo”, 23 June 2019...

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24 June 2019

New paper by Mekong Club explores roles of airlines in combating human trafficking

Author: Mekong Club

“Combatting Human Trafficking in Airlines”, 19 June 2019...

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Article
23 June 2019

Vietnam & Cambodia fall in rank in annual US Human Trafficking Report; findings include child & forced labour

Author: Richard Finney, Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam, Cambodia Fall in Rank in Annual US Human Trafficking Report", 20 June 2019...

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19 June 2019

New paper by Mekong Club studies how technology fuels trafficking and forced labour in Asia Pacific

Author: Mekong Club

"How Technology Fuels Trafficking and Exploitation in Asia and the Pacific". 17 June 2019...

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12 June 2019

African trade unions urge government action on fair recruitment as cases of migrant labour exploitation in the Gulf increase

A study from the organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC–Africa), the umbrella body of all Trade Unions in Africa, found workers had experienced a range of abuses including unscrupulous recruitment agencies and fees, a lack of...

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Article
11 June 2019

Report finds gaps in enforcement of human rights duties at sea by Denmark, Panama & Taiwan

Author: Human Rights at Sea, Univ. of Bristol Law School Human Rights Implementation Centre

"Second Flag States and Human Rights Report Published", 10 June 2019...

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Article
10 June 2019

Ivory Coast: 20 years after child labour pledge, chocolate companies still cannot guarantee products made without child labour

Author: Peter Whoriskey & Rachel Siegel, The Washington Post

"Cocoa's child laborers", 5 June 2019...

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8 June 2019

Thailand's crackdown on slavery in the fishing industry will succeed if neighbouring countries will adopt similar anti-trafficking laws

Author: Nanchanok Wongsamuth, Reuters

"Thailand needs neighbors' help to crack down on slavery at sea: activist", 5 June 2019...

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Report
6 June 2019

New study on labour migration channels to Thailand from Cambodia, Myanmar, and Lao PDR

Author: Verité

"Thailand Bound: An Exploration of Labor Migration Infrastructures in Cambodia, Myanmar, and Lao PDR", May 2019...

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