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“Precarización laboral y discriminación: La realidad de la industria del salmón en Chile”, 17 de marzo de 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Derechos laborales
Closing the skills gap by training women in leadership and developing women’s business skills will facilitate the creation of start-up businesses and generate thousands of jobs that will transform the economy of the region....
Cambodia: Phnom Penh Municipal Court trials Beung Kak women activists for intentional assault; activists claim court's actions as intimidation to civic freedoms
Author: Long Kimmarita, The Phnom Penh Post
"Boeung Kak activists stand trial for ‘intentional assault’", 14 March 2019...
Author: Open For Business (USA)
"Channels of Influence: How Companies Can Promote LGBT+ Inclusive Societies", Mar 2019...
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Author: Surya Deva, City University of Hong Kong, on Cambridge Core blog
"Slavery and gender-blind regulatory response", 8 Mar 2019...
Zimbabwe: Female small scale miners urge govt. to protect them from gang-related violence targeting women miners
Author: Sindiso Dube Newsday (Zimbabwe) 2 March 2019
“Female miners bemoan lack of protection” ...
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Cambodia: Authorities block marches of women groups to celebrate International Women's Day; govt. representatives show up to receive petitions from women representatives
Author: Kunthear Mom, Khmer Times
"Women detained in stadium on Int’l Women’s Day", 8 March 2019...