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29 May 2020

Europe: Women’s Link Worldwide, Amnesty & IPPF outline measures to protect rights of women & girls during & after COVID-19 pandemic

Author: Women’s Link Worldwide, Amnesty International & International Planned Parenthood Federation

“Europe: Millions of women and girls facing increasing discrimination, insecurity and violence amidst COVID-19”, 26 May 2020...

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31 March 2020

China’s Global Business and Disability Network adapts first inclusive employment resource center to mitigate COVID-19 risks

Author: International Labour Organization

“China’s Global Business and Disability Network ready to establish its first Inclusive Employment Resource Centre”, 25 March 2020...

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23 March 2020
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Author: Béatrice Colin, 20 Minutes (France)

« Toulouse : Trois chauffeurs Uber refusent de la prendre avec son chien, une aveugle pousse un coup de gueule », 11 mars 2020...

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17 March 2020

UAE: Disabled people often remain unemployed despite anti-discrimination laws, claim families

Author: Sarwat Nasir, The National (UAE)

People with disabilities struggle to find jobs in UAE, parents say," 13 Mar 2020...

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8 March 2020
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Author: Maria Prandi (BHR) y Jesús Martín (CERMI)

“Los derechos humanos de las personas con discapacidad: Guía práctica para empresas”, 2019...

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21 February 2020
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Author: Fiona Moghaddam, France Culture

« Diversité et inclusion en entreprise : effet de mode ou réelle amélioration ? », 12 février 2020...

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7 February 2020

Kuwait: UPR notes new worker protections, gaps remain regarding sponsorship and rights awareness

In January 2020, Kuwait underwent its third universal periodic review in front of the Human Rights Council....

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3 February 2020

Kenya: Proposed law to compel public transport operators to designate special seats for expectant mothers, infants, persons with physical disabilities & elderly

Author: John Mutua, Business Daily (Kenya)

"City Hall seeks special PSV seats for pregnant mothers"...

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22 January 2020

Kenya: Govt. official threatens to close Kibos Sugar for allegedly exposing children with special needs to environmental hazards

Author: Victor Raballa, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Magoha threatens to shut down Kibos Sugar Company"...

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5 December 2019

TikTok admits censoring certain users' videos to stop bullying

Author: The Guardian (UK)

“TikTok owns up to censoring some users' videos to stop bullying”, 4 December 2019...

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