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25 July 2018

UK: Co's, govt. & regulators are failing to tackle sexual harassment in the workplace, say MPs

Author: BBC News

Businesses, government and regulators are failing to tackle sexual harassment in the workplace, say MPs. The [Chair of the] Parliamentary Women and Equalities Committee [...] Maria Miller MP, said: "Government, regulators and employers have been...

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Company response
24 July 2018

Marriott's response

At Marriott, the safety and wellbeing of our employees is a foremost priority. We do not tolerate sexual harassment in the workplace.  We communicate this commitment continually through our senior leaders and have measures in place to prevent,...

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Story
18 July 2018

Union calls on Marriott to negotiate measures to combat sexual harassment

  On 30 May the IUF made global demands on Marriott regarding sexual harassment. Specifically they called on Marriott to negotiate measures to: prevent or discourage sexual harassment, measures to respond to incidents of sexual harassment immediately,...

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Article
18 July 2018

USA: 4 former Delta Air Lines employees file lawsuit alleging sexual harassment, race & national origin discrimination

Author: Michelle Gant, Fox News (USA)

"Delta employees claim they were fired for speaking Korean, reporting sexual harassment", 17 Jul 2018...

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Article
17 July 2018

USA: Uber under investigation by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission over accusations of gender discrimination

Author: Hannah Kuchler & Shannon Bond, Financial Times

"Uber under investigation for gender discrimination in US", 16 july 2018...

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Article
12 July 2018

Commentary: ICT co's must adopt gender lens to resolve tech-enabled human rights abuses

Author: Michelle Lau-Burke & Callie Strickland, OpenGlobalRights

"A gender lens is critical to resolving tech-enabled abuse", 27 June 2018...

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28 June 2018
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)c

« Derrière les soldes, des ouvrières asiatiques violentées pour tenir le rythme de production imposé par H&M, Gap et Walmart », 27 juin 2018...

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27 June 2018
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Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Zwangsarbeit, Kinderarbeit, Diskriminierung, Hungerlöhne, unsichere Arbeitsbedingungen, Drohungen und andere Menschenrechtsverletzungen in den globalen Lieferketten von Unternehmen sind ausführlich dokumentiert... Lieferketten sind komplex,...

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26 June 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: The use of consumer protection laws for corporate accountability

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26 June 2018
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« #MeToo devient un risque financier pour les entreprises », 25 juin 2018...

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