News

Article
18 January 2019

Cambodia: Authorities inspect twelve gold mines and close down two of them operating illegally in Preah Vihear province

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Twelve gold mines inspected, two shut down in Preah Vihear", 18 January 2019...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

Cambodia: Footwear workers continue protests to demand compensation for their employment's suspension

Author: Khouth Sophak Chakrya, The Phnom Penh Post

"Footwear protests continue into fourth day", 17 January 2019...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

Cambodia: Member countries of the Mekong River Commission request the Lao govt. to carry out impact studies before Pak Lay hydropower dam construction

Author: Sotheary Pech, Khmer Times

"Laos urged to conduct impact studies", 18 January 2019...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

Canada: NGOs call on govt. to enact legislation requiring companies to mitigate child labour & modern slavery risks in supply chains

Author: Save the Children, World Vision & other NGOs, change.org

Right now, as Canadians, it’s impossible for us to be informed consumers because of a lack of supply chain transparency. We need to demand better from the companies we buy from, and from our government. We need legislation to end all forms of child...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

EU: Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance publishes report on climate-related disclosures

Author: Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance

"Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance: report on climate-related disclosures", 10 January 2019...

Read more

Story
18 January 2019

Norway's Govt. pension fund excludes Chinese co due to "unacceptable risk" of human rights abuses in garment factories in Vietnam

See full story

Article
18 January 2019

UK: Ethnic minorities face 'shocking' discrimination in labour market, study reveals

Author: Haroon Siddique, The Guardian

"Minority ethnic Britons face 'shocking' job discrimination", 17 January 2019...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

USA: Google workers launch campaign to end mandatory arbitration for all forms of alleged discrimination

Author: David Ingram, NBC (USA)

"Google employees launch campaign to end all forced arbitration",  15 Jan 2019...

Read more

Story
18 January 2019

USA: Protect the Protest task force calls on UN to address increase in lawsuits by companies against freedom of expression

See full story

Article
17 January 2019

Bangladesh: Hundreds fired after garment worker strikes

Author: AFP

"Hundreds sacked after Bangladesh garment strikes", 16 January 2019...

Read more

Get RSS feed of these results