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21 November 2019

Governments urged to improve record on business & human rights ahead of UN Forum

Author: UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Governments are failing in their duty to protect people from human rights abuses by business and cannot put off action any longer, UN human rights experts have warned ahead of the largest global gathering on business and human rights. ...

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21 November 2019

Italy: Police uncover Naples sweatshop allegedly making leathergoods for luxury brands

Author: Reuters

"Italian police uncover Naples sweatshop linked to luxury groups", 18 Nov 2019...

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21 November 2019
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Author: Kathrin Witsch, Handelsblatt

"Deutsche Konzerne geraten wegen Kohleimporten aus Russland in Erklärungsnot", 4 Nov 2019...

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21 November 2019

Kyrgyzstan: Draft law on trade unions threatens workers’ rights & violates intl. labour treaties, says HRW

Author: Human Rights Watch

Draft amendments to Kyrgyzstan’s trade union law would severely inhibit independent trade union organizing and violate international labor treaties to which Kyrgyzstan is a party, Human Rights Watch said...Parliament should reject the amendments when...

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21 November 2019
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Author: INKOTA-netzwerk

"Menschenrechtsverletzungen im Kakaoanbau: Warum wir ein Lieferkettengesetz brauchen", Oktober 2019...

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21 November 2019

USA: Google hires consulting firm known for anti-union efforts amid 'widespread' worker unrest

Author: Noam Scheiber & Daisuke Wakabayashi, New York Times

"Google Hires Firm Known for Anti-Union Efforts", 20 November 2019...

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21 November 2019
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Author: Хьюман Райтс Вотч

Проект поправок в закон о профсоюзах может серьезно осложнить создание и деятельность независимых организаций работников и привести к нарушению международных договоров о трудовых правах, участником которых является Кыргызстан, заявила сегодня Хьюман...

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20 November 2019

Amazon takes 'first step' towards transparency with publicly disclosed factory list

"Amazon Takes Transparency Step", 20 November 2019...

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20 November 2019

Bahrain: Proposed sponsorship reforms would allow employers "to more easily exploit migrant workers"

Author: Migrant-Rights

"Bahrain: Bill to restrict sponsorship transfer based on faulty information," 12 Nov 2019...

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20 November 2019

Japan: Labour officials hold Toyota responsible for worker suicide

Author: Reuters

“Toyota says labor officials found it responsible for worker suicide”, 18 Nov 2019...

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