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19 July 2019

Kenya: Local govt.s close Naivas & Tuskys stores' meat sections for unlawfully using preservatives to prolong meat shelf life

The Nairobi County government has closed six meat sections in major supermarkets including Tuskys Supermarkets while Machakos county government has closed all Naivas Stores' meat sections. This was after tests showed they were retailing meat preserved...

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16 July 2019

World Benchmarking Alliance announces seven systems transformations for benchmarking companies on the SDGs

Author: World Benchmarking Alliance

The global challenges we face, from climate disaster to gender inequality, unsustainable food systems to digital exclusion, are interconnected and affect us all. There is a perfect storm brewing with growing pressure to deliver on the Sustainable...

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15 July 2019
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Author: Diego Junqueira e André Campos, Repórter Brasil (Brazil); Andrew Wasley e Alexandra Heal, Bureau of Investigative Journalism (UK)

“Vetado na Europa, frango contaminado por salmonela é revendido no Brasil”, 3 de julho de 2019...

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13 July 2019

Ecuadorian villagers end their lawsuit against Chevron in Canada

Author: Washingtion AFP

"Ecuadorans end Chevron pollution lawsuit in Canada", 9 Jul 2019...

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12 July 2019

UAE: Construction company ordered to pay delayed wages to 30 workers, hundreds stranded in total

Author: Rory Reynolds, The National (UAE)

"Dubai construction workers win court case over unpaid wages", 11 Jul 2019...

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8 July 2019
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En medio de la protesta generada en diversos lugares del país por las federaciones de organizaciones indígenas de la Amazonía, un grupo de unos 400 indígenas ocuparon la sede del Oleoducto Norperuano, de propiedad de la estatal Petroperú. La empresa...

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5 July 2019
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Después de varios años que el gobierno colombiano decidiera optar por la erradicación manual de cultivos ilegales y de la sustitución voluntaria de los mismos, el presidente Iván Duque ha decidido reanudar las aspersiones aéreas con glifosato. Esto ha...

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4 July 2019

USA: Vermont files lawsuit against DuPont, 3M & other chemical companies over water contamination

Author: Lisa Rathke, Associated Press, Green Wich Time (USA)

"Vermont sues DuPont, 3M, others over chemical pollutants", 27 Jun 2019...

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1 July 2019

UAE: 300 construction workers stranded, dependent on charity after bankrupt employer fails to pay wages or renew visas

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1 July 2019

UAE: Indian worker to be repatriated after new employer fails to pay wages despite court order

Author: Saman Haziq, Khaleej Times

"Indian minister responds to a desperate expat tweet," 29 June 2019...

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