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Health: General (including workplace health & safety)

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2 December 2019

DRC: Four European development banks are financing a palm oil company that is violating workers’ rights and dumping untreated waste says report; banks responded

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2 December 2019
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Author: Le Matin (Suisse)

« Accord entre Monsanto et la justice Américaine », 22 novembre 2019...

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2 December 2019

USA: Ohio Judge rules DuPont cannot relitigate claims decided in previous trials in lawsuit over company's alleged responsibility in water contamination & links to health issues

Author: Ellen M. Gilmer, Bloomberg Environment

"PFAS Plaintiffs Score Partial Win Over DuPont in Ohio Litigation," 26 Nov 2019...

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1 December 2019

Ghana: Two employees of Shaanxi Mining killed in an underground mining accident

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30 November 2019

DRC: The implementation of the new mining code has not yet led to an improvement in the living conditions of the population, say to observers

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30 November 2019
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Author: RFI

“民主刚果:新矿业准则实施一年来的评估?”,2019年11月17日...

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29 November 2019

Cambodia: Govts. of Cambodia and South Korea study legislation of occupational health and safety for workers and employees at factories and enterprises

Author: Long Kimmarita, The Phnom Penh Post

"Korea assists Cambodia on occupational safety", 28 November 2019...

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29 November 2019
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Author: Fabien Soyez, Courrier Cadres (France)

« Face au stress au travail, “les entreprises ne font quasiment rien” », 25 novembre 2019...

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29 November 2019

Pacific: BHRRC launches new web portal to shine light on corporate abuse in the region

The Pacific is an intensely resource-rich region where corporate human rights abuses have traditionally flown under-the-radar. The Pacific Business & Human Rights portal builds visibility and shines a light on corporate abuse in the region. It...

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29 November 2019
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Author: Aline Maynard, Korri.fr

« L’entreprise Vermeg, terre d’accueil pour les LGBTQ+ en Tunisie », 22 novembre 2019...

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