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4 October 2018

Activists protesting at UN call on Turkmenistan to end forced labor in cotton fields & release imprisoned human rights defender

Author: The Cotton Campaign

Protesters gathered outside the United Nations headquarters in New York today demanded an end to state-sponsored forced labor in Turkmenistan’s cotton industry and presented a petition signed by over 84,000 people from around the world that urged the...

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2 October 2018
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Author: Cristiane Sampaio, Brasil de Fato (Brazil)

“Dados foram revelados em pesquisa inédita divulgada nesta terça (25) por diferentes organizações”, 25 de setembro de 2018...

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18 September 2018
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23 August 2018
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20 August 2018
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A Associação de Acionistas Críticos na Alemanha compra ações de empresas para cobrar delas respeito aos direitos humanos e ao meio ambiente. A associação considera fascista o atual líder nas pesquisas eleitorais para presidente, Jair Bolsonaro, devido...

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1 August 2018
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Juana Raymundo una joven indígena maya de 25 años, fue secuestrada y posteriormente hallada torturada y asesinada. Recientemente había sido nombrada integrante del Movimiento para la liberación de los Pueblos, comité que busca convertirse en partido...

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23 July 2018

NGOs accuse French companies of contributing to state repression in Egypt, mixed response from companies

In July 2018, a group of international, French, and Egyptian NGOs published a report accusing several French companies of profiting from Egypt's military crackdown on dissent. According to the report, these companies have "participated in the bloody...

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6 July 2018
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6 July 2018

Japan / UAE / Yemen: NGO urges Kawasaki not to sell military transport aircraft to UAE, company did not respond

Network Against Japan Arms Trade (NAJAT), a Japanese NGO, has expressed concern regarding reports that Japanese military transport aircraft may be sold to the United Arabs Emirates (UAE). NAJAT notes that the UAE is engaging in armed intervention in t...

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3 July 2018
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Author: CELS

“Complicidad empresaria: comenzó el juicio de la causa Las Marías” – 2 de julio de 2018...

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