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India: Reports reveal women garment workers trapped in hostels, physically abused & sexually harassed
Author: Kavita Krishnan, The Print
“Phones seized, abused, hit: What women in Karnataka & Tamil Nadu’s garment factories endure”, 18 February 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: Gender, Business & Human Rights
Pakistan: Widespread child labour, appalling working conditions & debt bondage reported at Balochistan mines
Author: Shah Meer Baloch & Hannah Ellis-Petersen, The Guardian
“‘Coal workers are orphans’: the children and slaves mining Pakistan’s coal”, 19 February 2020...
Cambodia: Child labour in brick kilns remains although authorities have taken actions to combat the issue
Author: Matt Blomberg, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"Expose reveals child labor in Cambodian brick kilns despite crackdown", 13 February 2020...
Cambodia: Authorities arrest eight people that are allegedly involved in hiring children to smuggle rice from Cambodia to Thailand
Author: Khmer Times
"Cambodian children detained for rice smuggling at Thai border", 8 February 2020...
Author: Martha Marcuson, Global Witness
"A tale of two indabas: Cape Town's parallel mining conferences and "the new scramble for Africa"", 6 February 2020 ...
So. Africa: The mining indaba should confront human rights violations in the mining sector, urges civil society
Author: Amnesty International
‘South Africa: Mining gathering must confront human rights violations’ 3 February 2020...
Author: Última Hora (Ecuador)
“Ministro de Economía alemán: ‘descarado e inmoral, precio que pagan a bananeros ecuatorianos, supermercados alemanes’” – 3 de febrero de 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias sobre recursos naturales
Author: Voice of America
"Child Labor Still Robs Millions of Africans of their Childhoods", 3 February 2020 ...