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27 February 2019

Canada: WestJet loses appeal of lawsuit accusing the airline of alleged gender discrimination & not providing harassment-free workplace

Author: Darryl Dyck, Canadian Press

"WestJet loses appeal of B.C. court decision on harassment lawsuit", 21 Feb 2019...

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21 February 2019

Apple and Google promise to investigate Absher, Saudi government app used to track and control women's freedom of movement

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20 February 2019
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Author: El Peródico

“Críticas a Google y Apple por facilitar una aplicación que permite controlar a las saudís” – 19 de febrero de 2019...

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19 February 2019

Civil society calls for inclusion of gender provisions in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Standard

The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) board will meet from 26 February 2019 to 28 February 2019 in Kyiv, Ukraine. On the agenda is a review of the EITI Standard, which outlines the requirements applicable to countries implementing...

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19 February 2019

Malawi: Negative consequences of mining continue to disproportionately affect women according to NGO

Author: Publish What You Pay

"Rural Women, Empowerment and Mining in Malawi", 24 January 2019....

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19 February 2019

UK: Equal pay claim brought by employees against supermarket Morrissons for allegedly discriminating against women

Author: Independent

"Morrisons faces Valentine's Day equal pay claim. A case of 'love me love equality'?" 16 Feb 2019...

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18 February 2019
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Author: America Retail

“Sostenibilidad: Empresas se comprometen con el liderazgo y empoderamiento de las mujeres” – 19 de febrero de 2019...

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18 February 2019

Human Rights Impact Assessment of Finnish food retailer's Italian tomato supply chains released as part of pilot on going "beyond audits"

The Human Rights Impact Assessment (HRIA) of SOK Corporation's Italian processed tomato supply chains was prepared by Oxfam as part of a pilot for the company's new approach to assessing human rights impacts in high risk supply chains that goes ‘beyon...

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18 February 2019

India: Govt. publishes zero-draft Natl. Action Plan on business & human rights

Author: Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt. of India

This National Action Plan reaffirms India’s commitments towards realization of human rights and promotion of socially responsible businesses. It provides an overview of India’s legal framework setting out the State’s duty to protect human rights, the...

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12 February 2019
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Author: Página 12

“La igualdad puede ser buen negocio” - 10 de febrero de 2019...

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