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27 March 2020
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Author: APC y Derechos Digitales

“Ecuador: Las tecnologías de vigilancia en contexto de pandemia no deben poner en riesgo los derechos humanos” – marzo de 2020...

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27 March 2020

Cambodia & Asia: Garment workers face destitution as Covid-19 causes factories closure; labour groups demand brands take responsibility

Author: Annie Kelly, The Guardian

"Garment workers face destitution as Covid-19 closes factories", 19 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

Cambodia: About 1,000 garment workers protest to demand unpaid wages; company says a lack of funds due to the Covid-19 outbreak

Author: Sokun Khut, VOD

"Garment Workers Strike Over Unpaid Wages Amid Virus Pandemic", 26 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

Commentary: Companies can be a powerful participant in preventing & mitigating stigma associated with COVID-19

Author: Global Business Initiative

“COVID-19 and combatting stigma: the role of responsible business”, 25 March 2020...

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27 March 2020
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Author: Le Figaro avec Reuters

« Coronavirus : l'ASN a alerté EDF sur les prestataires du nucléaire », 26 mars 2020....

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27 March 2020
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Author: Anne Taffin, Maddyness (France)

« Droit à la déconnexion : les entreprises n'y arrivent toujours pas », 10 mars 2020...

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27 March 2020

Middle East & No. Africa: Unions educate workers on rights during the Covid-19 outbreak and push for fair treatment

Author: Tula Connell, Solidarity Center

"Covid-19: Unions mobilize across Middle East/ No. Africa," 24 Mar 2020...

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27 March 2020

Migrant workers at greater risk during COVID-19 outbreak due to worse access to health care & poor working conditions, warns NGO

Author: Geneva Council for Rights & Liberties

“Migrant workers are disproportionately at risk of COVID-19”, 21 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

Mozambique: Islamist attacks near gas projects pose increasing security threat; including comments from Total and ExxonMobil

Author: Reuters & US News

"Mozambique Army, Islamist Insurgents Battle in Town Close to Gas Projects - Police", 23 March 2020....

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27 March 2020

North Carolina prisoners still working in chicken plants, despite coronavirus fears

Author: Joseph Neff, The Marshall Project

As the COVID-19 virus spreads across the U.S., every state has suspended family visits in prisons among other restrictions to try to reduce the risk of infection... But North Carolina has continued to allow hundreds of prisoners to flow in and out of...

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