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Article
21 May 2019

UK: Unions lobby investors to pressure Amazon to improve working conditions; Incl. co. comments

Author: Sean Farrell, The Guardian

"Unions lobby investors to press Amazon over UK working conditions", 20 May 2019...

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Report
14 May 2019

ASEAN: Report reveals top-listed companies fall short of international norms in human rights disclosure

Author: ASEAN CSR Network, Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University & Article 30

ASEAN CSR Network, the Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University and Article 30 published a collaborative report to establish a baseline understanding of human rights disclosure in the ASEAN region by probing materials made...

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Article
13 May 2019

So. Africa: Workers allege sexual harassment at Heineken's brewery, Heineken denies allegation

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

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

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Story
13 May 2019

So. Africa: Workers at Heineken's brewery allege sexual harassment by their supervisors; includes Heineken's comments and Imperial's response

Workers at Heineken's brewery marched in April alleging that their superiors sexually abuse them and demand 'sex for favourable shifts and other favours'. Heineken Worker Forum alleged that “Women experience extreme violence because of these unequal...

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Company response
13 May 2019

Imperial's response

Author: Imperial Logistics (South Africa)

Thank you for your correspondence with regard to the article that recently appeared on the Mail & Guardian website...We take all such allegations very seriously and respond swiftly in order to determine the facts and respond accordingly. We have...

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Company response
9 May 2019
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Author: Corentin Lamy, Le Monde (France)

« Manifestation des salariés du studio de jeux vidéo Riot Games, accusé de discrimination sexiste », 7 mai 2019...

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Report
7 May 2019

Global report on working conditions finds job quality of concern to all workers

Author: International Labour Organization & Eurofund

"Working conditions in a global perspective", 6 May 2019...

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Article
6 May 2019
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Author: Eurogamer (España)

“Riot intenta esquivar algunas demandas por discriminación mediante el arbitraje privado” -  29 de abril de 2019...

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Article
6 May 2019

Foreign workers in UK hospitality sector suffer low wages, harassment & health issues, Financial Times reports; incl. co comments

Author: Robert Wright and Camilla Hodgson, Financial Times

"Foreign cleaners expose lack of protection in UK labour market", 2 May 2019...

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Story
3 May 2019

Ukraine: Fujikura plant supplying electrical equipment to Volkswagen allegedly linked to human rights abuses; incl. co response

In March 2019, Ukrainian media reported on alleged human rights concerns including health & safety abuses, exploitation, sexual harassment and denial of freedom of association at a Fujikura plant (English summary available below). According to the...

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