Author: International Labour Organization
"New online ratings help migrant workers avoid unscrupulous recruiters", 11 April 2018...
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Jordan: UNIDO-Japan collaboration seeks to provide training and job creation opportunities for refugees and host communities
Author: United Nations Industrial Development Organization
"Japan works with UNIDO to boost economic resilience in northern Jordan", 23 April 2018...
Kazakh mining co. ERG failed to implement recommendations concerning its human rights impact in Dem. Rep. of Congo, says UK govt.
Author: RAID (UK)
"Mining Giant ERG Ignored UK Government on Human Rights in DR Congo", 23 Apr 2018...
Report assesses & compares human rights due diligence initiatives in 3 EU countries with Belgium’s agenda for sustainable supply chains
Author: Dr. Huib Huyse and Dr. Boris Verbrugge HIVA – KU Leuven
Turkey: Impending school closures and wage discrimination threaten the livelihoods of Syrian teachers
Author: Hossam al-Jablawi, Atlantic Council
"Impoverished Syrian Teachers in Turkey", March 20, 2018...
USA: Media co. Vice to face ex-employee's lawsuit alleging workplace harassment & discrimination over assault incident on assignment in Algiers
Author: Brandy Zadrozny, NBC News (USA)
"Vice Media is sued after employee is assaulted on assignment", 21 Apr 2018...
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So. Africa: Community members file court application seeking to halt mining action by Australian company
Author: Brenda Masilela, IOL (South Africa)
"Amadiba members to halt mining action in their community", 23 April 2018...
Zimbabwe: Villagers protest against diamond mining company in Marange; accuse the company of failing to create jobs & end poverty
Author: Liberty Dube, The Herald (Zimbabwe)
"Marange villagers stage sponsored demo against ZCDC", 23 April 2018...
Cambodia: Unpaid factory workers to go on procession to institutions to seek intervention in wage dispute
Author: Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times
"Unpaid workers planning procession", 20 April 2018...
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China: HRW reports gender discrimination rampant; attractiveness & availability of female workers used to induce male applicants
Author: Associated Press, Bangkok Post
"HRW: 'Men only' job ads show discrimination in China", 23 April 2018...