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18 May 2018

Commentary: Companies must ensure use of AI respects, promotes & protects human rights standards

Author: Matthew Fenech, OpenGlobalRights

"The "new green"? Business and the responsible use of algorithms," 17 May 2018...

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18 May 2018

Niger civil society key leaders arrested following protests againts a new financial law reportedly unfair

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17 May 2018

Thailand: UN experts denounce use of defamation laws against human rights defender Andy Hall and others

Author: United Nation Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights Defender

'Thailand: UN experts condemn use of defamation laws to silence human rights defender Andy Hall'  17 May 2018...

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16 May 2018

Commentary: As artificial intelligence progresses, we must define responsibility & embed respect for human rights

Author: Dunstan Allison-Hope & Mark Hodge, OpenGlobalRights

"As artifical intelligence progresses, what does real responsibility look like?" 16 May 2018...

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16 May 2018

Commentary: FIFA & 2026 World Cup winning bidder need to implement human rights standards to prevent digital & labour rights abuses

Author: Peter Micek, OpenGlobalRights

"FIFA 2018: digital rights are (finally) playable," 16 May 2018...

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13 May 2018

Thailand: Locals accuse authorities for abandoning human rights by favouring Chinese mining co.; demand to halt mineral exploration

Author: Pratch Rujivanarom, The Nation

"Locals accuse authorities of negligence, pro-mining firm bias as deadline imposed for ending potash protest", 14 May 2018...

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11 May 2018
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Le 9 mai, la Commission nationale consultative des droits de l'homme (CNCDH) a publié un communiqué très critique sur le projet de loi controversé sur le secret des affaires. Modifié par les sénateurs après une première adoption à l'Assemblée nationale...

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6 May 2018

Philippines: Group condemns violations & union busting after workers submit bargaining proposal to fruit exporting company

Author: Arniemee V. Nudalo, Davao Today

"Trade union violations revealed in fact-finding mission", 24 April 2018...

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5 May 2018

Iran: Telegram shutdown denounced as unjustifiable restriction on freedom of expression & criticized for its damage to business

Author: Saeed Jalili, Al Jazeera (Qatar)

"Telegram shutdown sparks anger in Iran", 04 May 2018...

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5 May 2018

Russia: Govt. ban of Telegram disrupts work of businesses & causes mass protests

Author: Agence France-Presse (France)

"Thousands in Moscow protest at Telegram blocking", 01 May 2018...

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