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14 December 2019

Commentary: A bill of data rights is needed to protect freedom of expression & privacy in the digital age

Author: Martin Tisne, MIT Technology Review

"It's time for a bill of data rights," 14 Dec 2018...

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16 February 2019

Myanmar: Thousands of workers march demanding for country's labour laws to meet ILO standards

Author: Zaw Zaw Htwe, Myanmar Times

"Thousands of workers march for stronger labour laws", 11 February 2019 Thousands of workers...marched in downtown Yangon to demand that the country's labour laws meet International Labour Organisation (ILO) standards. The march was led by the Confede...

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15 February 2019
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Author: Venezuela al Día

“Denuncian en la CIDH 4876 despidos injustificados a trabajadores de empresas del Estado” – 13 de febrero de 2019...

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15 February 2019

Human Rights Watch: Audits insufficient to address rife sexual harassment in garment industry; Urges brands to take action

Author: Human Rights Watch

"Combating Sexual Harassment in the Garment Industry", 12 February 2019...

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15 February 2019

ILO report: Poor quality employment & inadequate working conditions are major issues in global labour markets

Author: International Labour Organization

"World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2019", 13 February 2019...

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15 February 2019

Iran: Labour rights defenders arrested, allege torture for protesting unpaid wages at Haft Tapeh sugar factory

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15 February 2019
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Author: Yann Rousseau, Les Echos (France)

« Cette nuit en Asie : Quand un « esclave » nord-coréen fait un procès à une entreprise néerlandaise », 15 février 2019...

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15 February 2019

USA: Civil society groups call on officials to include civil rights protections in privacy debates & legislation

Author: Access Now, ACLU & 44 other organisations

We, the undersigned members of the civil rights and racial justice community, write to ensure that civil rights retain a fundamental place in the ongoing online privacy debate, hearings, and legislation... [O]ur groups have continued to raise the alarm...

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14 February 2019

Amazon pulls out of planned New York City headquarters due to opposition from some union leaders, community members & local leaders

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14 February 2019

Dominican Republic: Garment factory pays living wage, guarantees freedom of association & benefits

Author: Milli Legrain, The Guardian

"'Dignity and respect': Dominican factory vows to never be a sweatshop", 14 February 2019...

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