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18 January 2019
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Author: AFP

« Norvège : un groupe chinois exclu du fonds souverain pour raison éthique », 17 janvier 2019...

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18 January 2019

Norway's Govt. pension fund excludes Chinese co due to "unacceptable risk" of human rights abuses in garment factories in Vietnam

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17 January 2019
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Nach Angaben der Internationalen Arbeitsorganisation (ILO) müssen weltweit schätzungsweise 152 Millionen Kinder - fast jedes zehnte Kind - im Alter zwischen fünf und siebzehn Jahren arbeiten, obwohl zahlreiche internationale Verträge wie die UN...

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16 January 2019

Finland: NGO reveals labour abuses in baby box supply chains

Author: Yle

"Finnwatch: Majority of Finland's baby box products made in sweatshop locations", 15 January 2019...

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16 January 2019

Kenya: Iron mining firm Samruddha Resources' workers protest unsafe working conditions; company comments

Author: Lucy Mkanyinka, Business Daily (Kenya)

"Taita Taveta iron mining firm workers go on strike"...

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16 January 2019

Morocco: 2,000 illegal mine shafts closed following deadly accidents

Author: AFP

"Morocco closes 2,000 mine shafts after string of deaths", 9 January 2018...

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15 January 2019

Analysis of human rights disclosure of Canadian mining companies reveals need for more information re stakeholder engagement & challenges

Author: Erika Piquero, Shift

"Human rights reporting in the Canadian mining sector: Maturity trends and insights," 15 Jan 2019...

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15 January 2019
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Author: Alex Tajra, UOL (Brazil)

“Empresa é condenada a pagar tratamento vitalício para expostos ao amianto”, 18 de dezembro de 2018...

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15 January 2019

Mapping the Renewable Energy Sector to the Sustainable Development Goals: Draft Atlas for Consultation

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Equitable Origin and the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network have published, “Mapping the Renewable Energy Sector: An Atlas,” a...

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15 January 2019
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Author: Isabel Pfaff, Süddeutsche Zeitung

'Eklat an der Glencore-Mine', 9 Jan 2019...

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