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Author: Fair Labor Association
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Myanmar: Labor orgs call on EU to reconsider trade privileges withdrawal; loss of jobs & factory shutdowns feared
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International Finance Corporation launches draft impact investment operating principles for consultation
Investors are increasingly incorporating impact investments – investments with the intent to contribute to measurable positive social, economic, or environment impact – into their portfolios. Despite this increased interest, to date there has been no...
Peru: Supreme Court overturns sentence against indigenous leader convicted for protesting Bear Creek mining project
Author: DHUMA -Human Rights and Environment (Derechos Humanos y Medio Ambiente), The Democracy Center, The Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) & MiningWatch Canada
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Major news organisations and business leaders withdraw from Saudi investment conference over missing journalist
On October 2, 2018, prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a once royal advisor turned critic, was murdered by Saudi agents in the consultate. Khashoggi's case prompted a...