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14 March 2018

UK: Employment tribunal rules unfair dismissal of workers diagnosed with any form of cancer amounts to disability discrimination

Author: Howard Beckett, The HR Director (UK)

"Landmark legal case on disability discrimination", 11 Mar 2018...

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14 March 2018

USA: Lyft to face lawsuit alleging disability discrimination over failure to provide wheelchair-accessible cars

Author: Megan Rose Dickey, Tech Crunch (USA)

"Lyft faces discrimination lawsuit", 13 Mar 2018...

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6 March 2018

USA: Court dismisses ex-employee's lawsuit against printing services company alleging retaliation and disability discrimination

Author: Judy Greenwald, Business Insurance (USA)

"Court dismisses ADA suit filed by fired employee taking opioids", 5 Mar 2018...

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5 March 2018

USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against Chobani over alleged disability discrimination

Author: Heather Kennison, Magic Valley (USA)

"Former Chobani employee sues company citing discrimination over disability", 2 Mar 2018...

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5 March 2018

USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against Google over alleged disability & gender discrimination & sexual harassment

Author: Shona Ghosh, Business Insider (India)

"An ex-Google engineer's sexual harassment lawsuit claims she found a male co-worker hiding under her desk", 1 Mar 2018...

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26 February 2018

Commentary: Companies should support the rights & inclusion of persons with disabilities

Author: Elizabeth Ombati, Standard Media

"How companies that respect and support rights of persons with disabilities can benefit from inclusion," 23 February 2018...

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12 February 2018

Papua New Guinea: UN human rights chief urges measures to hold companies accountable for the human rights impacts of their activities

Author: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

PORT MORESBY/GENEVA (9 February 2018) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...called on the Government of Papua New Guinea to take firm measures to combat corruption, build good governance and strengthen the rule of law,...

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5 December 2017
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Author: Andina

“Premian a 41 empresas por promover derechos fundamentales de los trabajadores” – 4 de diciembre de 2017...

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26 November 2017
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Author: Centro de Noticias de las Naciones Unidas

“Guatemala, un país con dos realidades, denuncia Alto Comisionado de derechos humanos “, 21 de Noviembre de 2017...

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3 November 2017
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Author: Punto Noticias

“Gobiernos, empresas y ONGs se vincularon en Foro sobre responsabilidad social” – 3 de noviembre de 2017...

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