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Many companies in high-risk sectors aren’t addressing slavery risks in UK Modern Slavery Act statements, report says
Author: CORE (UK)
This report aims to provide a snapshot of if and how  companies are including information in their Slavery and Human Trafficking Statements on the risks of modern slavery in their supply chains and operations. [It focuses] on companies sourcing raw...
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Intl. Tourism Partnership announces 1st industry-wide global commitment to sustainability; incl. improving human rights
Author: International Tourism Partnership (ITP)
"The International Tourism Partnership Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Announcement of First Ever Industry-Wide Global Commitment to Sustainability," 26 September 2017...
USA: 3 Filipino workers sue businesses in Oklahoma over alleged human trafficking & forced labour; companies deny allegations
Author: Associated Press
“Lawsuit says trafficking scheme lured Filipino workers to Oklahoma”, 28 Jul 2017...
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USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers
In two southern US states, companies have contributed to blocking one bill that would have explicitly permitted discrimination against LGBT people (in Georgia), and are protesting another new law that has been passed prohibiting local (city) anti...
Author: Dalia Fahmy, BDlive
“Western hotel groups scramble to enter Iran hospitality market,” 4 Mar 2016...
USA: Corporate Equality Index scores show improvement of measures taken by companies for LGBT workers
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