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Australia: ANZ Bank CEO commits to helping employees facing domestic violence to take steps for protection
Author: Joanna Mather, Financial Review (Australia)
"ANZ CEO Mike Smith takes lead in domestic violence campaign"...
Bangladesh: Research study draws attention to the role played by Ready Made Garment sector in women empowerment
Author: Filippo Sebastio
A slew of industrial accidents such as the Tazreen factory fire and the recent collapse of Rana Plaza have cast the Bangladeshi garment industry in a negative light, with international media reporting extensively on the hazardous working conditions...
Author: Ama Marston, Marston Consulting
"Women, Business and Human Rights: A background paper for the UN Working Group on Discrimination Against Women in Law and Practice", 7 Mar 2014 ...