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9 September 2019

UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries highlights the human rights impacts of the relationship between PMSCs and the extractive sector

Author: UN Human Rights Council (Geneva)

"Relationship between private military and security companies and the extractive industry from a human rights perspective. Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right...

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Article
26 August 2019

Netherlands: Agreement on responsible business conduct in the metals sector covers entire metals supply chain

Author: Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands (SER)

'About this Agreement'...

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6 August 2019

UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar exposes military business ties, calls for targeted sanctions & arms embargoes

This report by the U.N. Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, for the first time, establishes in detail the degree to which Myanmar’s military has used its own businesses, foreign companies and arms deals to support brutal operati...

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Article
5 August 2019

NGOs aim to strengthen accountability requirements of export credit agencies often investing in projects with social & environmental risks in Central & Eastern Europe

Author: CEE Bankwatch Network

"The secret life of export credit agencies", 01 August 2019...

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Article
29 July 2019

DRC: Crisis in mines requires sustainable solution, says Amnesty International

Author: Amnesty International

"DRC: Crisis in mines requires sustainable solution" 25 July 2019...

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28 July 2019

Hong Kong: Business actions and statements over controversial extradition bill

In February 2019, the Hong Kong government proposed the Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019, more commonly known as the extradition bill. While allowing the transfer of a suspect from...

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10 July 2019
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Author: Belga (Belgique)

« Des ONG portent plainte aux Pays-Bas contre ING pour son soutien à l'huile de palme », 5 juillet 2019...

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1 July 2019
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Author: CSR News

"Chance für Verbesserungen", 1. Juli 2019...

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1 July 2019

So. Africa: NGOs still to receive a decision on whether banks which collaborated with apartheid govt. will be investigated one year after submitting evidence

Author: Lee-Anne Bruce, Centre for Applied Legal Studies (South Africa)

‘Apartheid's banks no closer to facing justice’ 23 June 2019...

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25 June 2019

UN expert calls for moratorium on the sale, transfer & use of surveillance tools; cites lack of human rights-compliant regulatory frameworks

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, called for an immediate moratorium on the sale, transfer and use of surveillance technology until human rights-compliant regulatory frameworks are in place. In a...

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