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4 August 2018

Australia: Report reviews ASX100 companies' commitments and disclosures on gender pay equity

A report by Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR) and CAER analyses the disclosures of the top 100 ASX companies on questions related to gender pay equity. The report considers best practice examples and areas of weakness....

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25 July 2018

The Investor Alliance for Human Rights shares Guidance on Corporate Human Rights Due Diligence Related to Immigration Detention and Family Separation

Author: The Investor Alliance for Human Rights

According to the United Nation's (UN) Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the practice of separating children at the border constitutes “arbitrary and unlawful interference in family life, and is a serious violation of the rights of the...

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25 July 2018

The Investor Alliance for Human Rights shares Guidance on Corporate Human Rights Due Diligence Related to Immigration Detention and Family Separation

Author: The Investor Alliance for Human Rights

According to the United Nation's (UN) Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the practice of separating children at the border constitutes “arbitrary and unlawful interference in family life, and is a serious violation of the rights of the...

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18 July 2018

President Obama's speech for Mandela's centenary highlights links of geopolitical context to business & human rights

President Obama draws from Mandela’s life and work in speech that urges, among others, to “fight harder to reduce inequality and promote lasting economic opportunity for all”...

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16 July 2018

Commentary: Govt. strategies on AI fail to adequately address human rights risks

Author: Emre Eren Korkmaz, OpenGlobalRights

"Without binding rules, AI guidelines are just wishful thinking", 27 June 2018...

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16 July 2018

Govt. contractor MVM admits it held separated migrant children overnight at unlicensed facility in Phoenix

Author: AZCentral

"Contractor admits to holding kids overnight at unlicensed facility in Phoenix", 13 July 2018...

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9 July 2018

Facial analysis technology often recreates racial & gender bias, says researcher

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28 June 2018
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Le 28 juin 2018, la personne morale Lafarge SA a été mise en examen sur les chefs d'accusation de complicité de crimes contre l'humanité, travail incompatible avec la dignité humaine, financement d'entreprise terroriste et mise en danger d'autrui. She...

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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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