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Author: El Espectador
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[Audio] Sweden: Human rights days focus on role of business in protection of human rights & of rights defenders
Author: Raoul Wallenberg Institute (Sweden)
"Human Rights Defenders and the Role of Business", 12 Dec 2018...
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Correlation between companies committing to 100% renewable electricity and achieving above-average financial performance
Author: Capgemini Invent and The Climate Group
"This study shows that there is a direct correlation between committing to 100% renewable electricity and achieving above-average financial performance. RE100 members consistently perform better than their peers on two key financial performance...
Canada: Parliamentary report requests Govt. develop legislation that motivates business to eliminate child & forced labour
In November and December 2017, the Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development undertook a study on child labour in supply chains. The Subcommittee received...
UK: Report finds many co's supplying uniforms to the public sector do not report on measures to tackle slavery in supply chains
A new report published by CORE and ICAR on 28 September 2018 finds that few companies supplying uniforms for UK public sector workers, including the armed forces and prison officers, report on what they are doing to tackle slavery in their supply...
Survivors & families of victims of 2016 bomb attack on Canadian embassy in Kabul sue Govt. & security firm
Author: Murray Brewster, CBC News (Canada)
"Security firm named in lawsuit against Ottawa once accused of recruiting ex-child soldiers", 21 June 2018...
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Author: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
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EU Directives may establish liability of public buyers & suppliers for labour rights abuses, says expert
Author: Eamonn Conlon, A&L Goodbody (Ireland)
"Modern Slavery: Do the 2014 EU Procurement Directives Establish New Routes to Remedy for Victims?", 19 June 2018...
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