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13 January 2019

USA: 2018 report on state of human rights details violations of labour rights, access to water & free, prior & informed consent

Author: US Human Rights Network

In the United States this year...we have seen undeniable, egregious, and unapologetic violations of human rights... Illegal and immoral attempts to encroach on American Indian lands, territories, and the resources of Indigenous Peoples have always been...

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11 January 2019

USA: Netflix pulls production from North Carolina over anti-LGBTQ law

Author: Tracy E. Gilchrist, Advocate

North Carolina has lost Netflix’s business for the time being because portions of the state’s anti-LGBTQ House Bill 2 remain on the books... [Netflix] had initially wanted to shoot its coming-of-age series OBX... in... Wilmington, N.C. but South...

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19 December 2018

Commentary: "Channelling Sir Geoffrey Chandler on the history and future of business and human rights"

Author: Bennett Freeman, on Institute for Human Rights and Business Blog

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10 December 2018

Citizen Lab alleges Netsweeper's software used to limit the freedom of expression & access to information of LGBTQ persons

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10 December 2018
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Author: Leonardo Sakamoto, UOL (Brazil)

"Declaração dos Direitos Humanos, 70 anos, é muito xingada, mas pouco lida", 10 de dezembro de 2018...

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10 December 2018

Human Rights Defenders World Summit demands action from businesses & financial institutions

"Human Rights Defenders World Summit 2018: Action Plan", 10 Dec 2018...

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9 December 2018
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Author: Carol Castro, CartaCapital (Brazil)

“Especialista em gestão e diversidade, Liliane Rocha fala sobre a baixa contratação e promoção de negros, mulheres, pessoas com deficiência e LGBTs”, 6 de dezembro de 2018 ...

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26 November 2018

Opening remarks by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights highlight concern about attacks on human rights defenders

Author: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

The Universal Declaration calls on “every individual and every organ of society” to strive to promote respect for human rights. Business enterprises are one such organ of society, and they play a particularly important role -- not only in respecting...

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12 November 2018
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Author: Amnesty International (France)

« Le Sommet mondial se conclut par de nouveaux engagements en faveur de la protection des défenseur/e/s des droits humains », 31 octobre 2018...

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2 November 2018

Apple, Facebook and Google among 56 businesses telling the Trump administration not to weaken transgender rights

Author: Tony Romm, The Washington Post

"Apple, Facebook and Google among 56 businesses telling Trump not to weaken transgender rights", 1 November 2018...

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