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14 May 2019

ASEAN: Report reveals top-listed companies fall short of international norms in human rights disclosure

Author: ASEAN CSR Network, Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University & Article 30

ASEAN CSR Network, the Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University and Article 30 published a collaborative report to establish a baseline understanding of human rights disclosure in the ASEAN region by probing materials made...

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14 May 2019
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Author: Nicolas Berman, Jeune Afrique

"Le rôle des multinationales dans les violences en Afrique", 10 mai 2019...

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14 May 2019

Dutch Senate votes to adopt child labour due diligence law

On 7 February 2017, the lower house of the Dutch Parliament adopted a law introducing a duty of care to prevent child labour. As currently drafted, the “Child Labour Due Diligence Law”, would require companies selling goods and services to Dutch end...

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Article
13 May 2019

Nigeria: ILO says least at 43% of the children population trapped in child labour, including in private businesses

Author: Anadolu Agency, Daily Sabah (Turkey)

‘Almost half of Nigerian children trapped in forced labor, Int'l Labor Org. says’ 3 May 2019...

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13 May 2019
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Author: UmweltDialog

"Was bewirkt die CSR-Berichtspflicht?", 9. Mai 2019...

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13 May 2019

Zimbabwe: ZELA decries poor working conditions in mining & agriculture sectors, including child labour

Author: Zimeye (Zimbabwe)

‘ZELA Laments Mining Workers’ Dire Working Conditions’ 3 May 2019...

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Article
7 May 2019

Commentary: Blockchain technology cannot guarantee conflict-free minerals

Author: Fritz Brugger, African Arguments

"Blockchain is great, but it can't solve everything. Take conflict minerals.", 23 April 2019....

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7 May 2019

Nigeria: ILO initiates national work plan to eliminate child labour in mining and cocoa supply chains

Author: Alex Enumah, This Day (Nigeria)

"Nigeria, ILO, Others Strategise to Eradicate Child Labour", 6 May 2019....

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Article
6 May 2019

Africa: Govt. agencies rescue over 157 child slaves including in retail sector in Benin & Nigeria

Author: Thomas Reuters Foundation

‘Interpol rescues dozens of child slaves from markets in West Africa’ 24 April 2019...

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6 May 2019

NGOs urge EU Commission & member states to implement conflict minerals regulation properly

Author: SOMO & 12 others

 "European Commission urged to implement Regulation on ‘conflict minerals’ properly", 26 April 2019...

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