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16 July 2014

Kenya: Nestlé partnership empowers women farmers to boost coffee production

Author: Nicholas Waitathu, Standard Digital (Kenya) 7 July 2014

"Women stir up brighter future for coffee"...

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16 July 2014

Save the Children report calls on govts. & businesses to tackle tax evasion to prevent child mortality

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15 July 2014

Human rights website spotlights conduct of over 5600 companies

On 15 July 2014, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre (BHR) launched its multi-lingual, re-designed website.  The site shines a spotlight on the human rights conduct of over 5600 companies globally: it includes advances they are making, allegat...

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15 July 2014

UN Working Group details applicability of Guiding Principles in Israeli settlements within the Occupied Territories

In exercising due diligence, enterprises should familiarise themselves with available information on the human rights impacts of Israeli settlements in the OPT and on the existence or absence of measures taken by Israel as the occupying power to...

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15 July 2014

ChildrenWin.org

"ChildrenWin.org", 15 July 2014...

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15 July 2014

Commentary on the need for govt. regulation on business & human rights in Switzerland

Author: Peter Niggli, Alliance Sud

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15 July 2014

NGOs concerned EU-US free trade agreement prioritises chemical industry's interests over health & environment

Author: Amanda Kistler, Center for International Environmental Law & Michael Haines, ClientEarth

"TTIP crosses the line on toxic chemicals for 111 NGOs", 10 Jul 2014...

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15 July 2014

Results of company survey on tools to implement UN Guiding Principles

Author: Dr. Jana Heinze, econsense & Gwendolyn Remmert, Global Compact Network Germany

"Human rights due diligence: Summary of the results of the survey conducted by the German Global Compact Network and econsense", Jul 2014...

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15 July 2014

UK: Low-skilled workers "at risk of exploitation" due to lax labour checks, says govt. report

Author: BBC

"Low-skilled workers 'at risk of exploitation'", 8 Jul 2014...

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15 July 2014

USA: Article analyses benefits of employing people with mental illness both for company & employees

Author: Alexis Kaczynski, North Country Community Mental Health & Greg Paffhouse, Northern Lakes Community Mental Health, in Grand Traverse insider (USA)

"Guest Column: Embrace Diversity - Give individuals with mental illness a chance at employment", 14 Jul 2014...

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