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11 December 2019

India: 40+ workers killed in factory fire, highlighting urgent fire & building safety regulation concerns

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11 December 2019

Nestlé publishes new 'Tackling Child Labour' report, citing progress in efforts to reduce the issue in cocoa communities

On 10 December 2019, Nestlé released its latest 'Tackling Child Labour' report, citing significant progress in its effort to tackle child labour in its West African supply chain. Building on this, Nestlé also said it "will continue to expand its cocoa...

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10 December 2019
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Arbeitsminister Heil und Entwicklungsminister Müller haben am 11. Dezember 2019 in einer Pressekonferenz angekündigt, Eckpunkte für ein Lieferkettengesetz zu erarbeiten. Hintergrund ist offenbar, dass laut Monitoring nur 20% der deutschen Unternehmen,...

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5 December 2019
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Author: 南非就业与劳工部

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4 December 2019

Madagascar: Investigation finds children as young as four mining mica for electronics and automotive industries

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4 December 2019

World's major chocolate companies call for EU-wide human rights and environmental due diligence regulation

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3 December 2019
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2 December 2019

Cocoa companies call for EU-wide human rights and environmental due diligence requirements

Author: Barry Callebaut AG, Mars Wrigley and Mondelēz International, The VOICE Network, Rainforest Alliance and Fairtrade

We, a group of companies (Barry Callebaut AG, Mars Wrigley and Mondelēz International), The VOICE Network, Rainforest Alliance and Fairtrade, call on the European Union, by far the largest importer and consumer of cocoa in the world, to strengthen...

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28 November 2019

Danish Institute for Human Rights launches toolkit on human rights for policy makers and public buyers

Author: Daniel Morris, Danish Institute for Human Rights

“Driving change through public procurement: A toolkit on human rights for policy makers and public buyers (road-testing version”, 25 November 2019...

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27 November 2019

Australia: Aldi introduces independent policy to tackle child labour in supply chain

Author: Ruth Hogan, Inside FMCG

"Aldi launches new policy to tackle child labour in supply chain", 22 November 2019...

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