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  • [PDF] "Human Rights Translated" - see pg. 91-108 sections on: right to work; right to enjoy just and favorable conditions of work; right to form trade unions and join a trade union and the right to strike; right to social security, including social insurance
    - Author and date: Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, International Business Leaders Forum, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2008
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