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19 June 2019
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Author: El Desconcierto (Chile)

“Estudio indica que el 20% de los chilenos se siente discriminado por su cargo dentro de la empresa” – 18 de junio de 2019...

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1 June 2019
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Author: BFM TV (France)

« Des dirigeants d'un magasin E.Leclerc mis en examen pour harcèlement moral », 29 mai 2019 ...

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9 May 2019

USA: Lyft fights to avoid class action lawsuit over alleged disability discrimination of users

Author: Samantha Maldonado, Politico

"Lyft fights to avoid Americans with Disabilities Act in federal court", 2 May 2019...

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30 April 2019
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Author: Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte

'1. Mai - Menschenrechtsinstitut empfiehlt Erhöhung der Auslgeichsabgaben für mehr Beschäftigung von Menschen mit schweren Behinderungen', 30 April 2019...

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10 April 2019

EU High-Level Expert Group on AI calls for transparency & non-discrimination in ethics guidelines for AI systems

Author: European Commission High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence

"Ethics guidelines for trustworthy AI," 8 April 2019...

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2 April 2019

USA: Disability Rights Advocates launches class-action lawsuit against Lyft for alleged disability discrimination by not providing wheelchair accessible vehicles

Author: Alexandra Stassinopoulos, The Daily Californian

"Lyft, Uber face class-action lawsuits for disability discrimination", 1 Apr 2019...

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24 March 2019

Kenya: In promotion of diversity, four out of 15 employees at Pallet Cafe are deaf

Author: Karen Mbuya Muriuki, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Unique Nairobi restaurant where deaf waiters use sign language"...

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11 March 2019
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Author: Previssima (France)

« L’UDES publie un guide en faveur de l’emploi des personnes handicapées », 7 mars 2019...

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26 February 2019

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights calls for human rights to be at the centre of AI design

Author: Dunja Mijatović, Council of Europe

[U]nfettered technological development may uproot the human rights protection system we painstakingly built over the past 70 years... AI in fact can negatively affect a wide range of our human rights, from privacy and equality to freedom of expression...

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18 January 2019

Human Rights Watch's new world report explores role of businesses in abuses

Author: Human Rights Watch (USA)

World Report 2019, 17 Jan 2019...

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