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5 June 2020
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Author: Bianca Nogrady, UP' Magazine

« Cobalt : Le coût humain et environnemental de l'or bleu de nos transitions énergétiques », 18 mai 2020....

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5 June 2020

USA: Government argues that domestic corporations should not be liable for human rights violations under Alien Torts Statute

Author: William S. Dodge, Just Security

"Trump Administration Reverses Position on Corporate Liability Under Alien Tort Statute," 1 June 2020...

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1 June 2020
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Author: Henry Sanderson, Congo Virtuel

« RDC : Le principal producteur chinois de cobalt cesse d’acheter auprès des mineurs du Congo » 29 mai 2020...

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1 June 2020

USA: Government urges Supreme Court to shield domestic companies from liability in alleged child labour lawsuits

Author: Kimberly Strawbridge Robsinon, Bloomberg Law

"DOJ Urges High Court to Shield Companies From Slave Labor Suits," 26 May 2020...

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29 May 2020

China's biggest cobalt producer agrees to stop buying from individuals in DRC due to concerns over child labour

Author: Miningmx, Financial Times

“China’s largest cobalt producer agrees to halt buying from individuals in DRC”, 28 May 2020...

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29 May 2020

ECCJ publishes updated map & comparative analysis of mHRDD laws & legislative proposals in Europe

Author: European Coalition for Corporate Justice (ECCJ)

"Mapping mHRDD progress in Europe: map and comparative analysis of mHRDD laws and legislative proposals", 28 May 2020...

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29 May 2020
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27 May 2020

Tanzania: IPIS' briefing on business & human rights; includes coverage on agribusiness, tourism & mining sectors

Author: IPIS

"Briefing on Business and Human Rights in Tanzania: 2019 Quarter 3 & 4: July-December"...

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21 May 2020

Asia Pacific: Commentary: Modern slavery in Asia Pacific is fuelled by widespread poverty, migration & weak governance

Author: Neena Bhandari, Inter Press Service

"Modern Slavery in Asia Pacific Fuelled by Widespread Poverty, Migration & Weak Governance", 15 May 2020...

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20 May 2020

Commentary: How can we minimize the social and environmental cost of cobalt mining?

Author: Bianca Nogrady, Ensia

"Cobalt is critical to the renewable energy transition. How can we minimize its social and environmental cost?", 14 May 2020....

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