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Updating the Resource Centre Digital Platform

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is at a critical point in its development. Our digital platform is home to a wealth of information on business and human rights, but hasn’t had a visual refresh for a number of years.

We will soon be updating the site to improve its usability and better serve the thousands of people that use our site to support their work.

Please take an advance peek at our new look, and let us know what you think!

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Alex Guy, Digital Officer

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Author: BMZ auf Entwicklungspolitik Online

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24 April 2019

Report: Apparel brands' purchasing practices are driving labour abuses in garment factories

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8 April 2019

Kenya: Court orders Windsor Hotel and Country Club to compensate former employee for pregnancy discrimination

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"Windsor to pay hostess Sh2.6m for sacking over pregnancy"...

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17 March 2019
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Author: Kaosenlared

“Precarización laboral y discriminación: La realidad de la industria del salmón en Chile”, 17 de marzo de 2019...

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2 December 2018

Japan: Trainees forced to choose between abortion and job loss if found pregnant

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23 November 2018

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15 November 2018

USA: Ex-employees file lawsuit against cosmetics firm Avon alleging discrimination against pregnant & nursing women

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24 September 2018

USA: Govt. agency files lawsuit against Walmart alleging pregnancy discrimination

Author: Vanessa Romo, National Public Radio (USA)

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