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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...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence Technology and Human Rights: Digital Freedom
- Related companies: Apple Facebook Microsoft
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...
Author: Venezuela al Día
“Denuncian en la CIDH 4876 despidos injustificados a trabajadores de empresas del Estado” – 13 de febrero de 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias - libertad de asociación
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...
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...
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...
- Related in-depth areas: Dernières infos juridiques
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...
Author: Milli Legrain, The Guardian
"'Dignity and respect': Dominican factory vows to never be a sweatshop", 14 February 2019...