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7 May 2019

Lebanon: The minister of Labor vows to tackle the sponsorship system and the rule-breaking recruitment agencies trapping migrant workers

Author: Richard Hall, The independent

"How migrant workers have become victims of ‘modern slavery’ in Lebanon", 2nd of May 2019...

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7 May 2019

Nigeria: ILO initiates national work plan to eliminate child labour in mining and cocoa supply chains

Author: Alex Enumah, This Day (Nigeria)

"Nigeria, ILO, Others Strategise to Eradicate Child Labour", 6 May 2019....

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6 May 2019

Commentary: Theft of resources in Papua New Guinea

Author: Vijay Prashad, Asia Times

"Theft of resources in Papua New Guinea", 4 May 2019...

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6 May 2019

Africa: Govt. agencies rescue over 157 child slaves including in retail sector in Benin & Nigeria

Author: Thomas Reuters Foundation

‘Interpol rescues dozens of child slaves from markets in West Africa’ 24 April 2019...

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4 May 2019
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Author: AFP

« Conflit forestier en RDC : procès en appel des policiers et soldats pour violences », 30 avril 2019 ...

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2 May 2019

Commentary: Policy discussions about sex robots should be shaped by human rights & ethical concerns

Author: Carlotta Rigotti, Open Global Rights

"Sex Robots: a human discourse?", 2 May 2019...

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30 April 2019

Papua New Guinea: Barrick (Niugini) Limited allegedly violates locals' right to water at Porgera gold mine

A report published by the Columbia Law School Human Rights Clinic and the The Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict and Complexity at Columbia University's Earth Institute entitled Red Water: Mining and the Right to Water in Porgera, Papua New...

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24 April 2019

Report: Apparel brands' purchasing practices are driving labour abuses in garment factories

Author: Human Rights Watch

""Paying for a Bus Ticket and Expecting to Fly": How Apparel Brand Purchasing Practices Drive Labor Abuses", 23 April 2019...

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19 April 2019

Commentary: Alleged rape on MSC Divina ship highlights need for clear understanding of flag State responsibilities at sea

Author: Human Rights at Sea

"Rape at Sea, Flag State jurisdiction and the Search for Justice", 15 April 2019...

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15 April 2019

So. Africa: Workers at Heineken's brewery allege sexual harassment by their supervisors; company comments

Author: Sarah Smit, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

‘Heineken Workers' Forum prepares to march against ‘sex for shifts’ 4 April 2019...

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