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11 February 2019

EU reports significant rise in removals of illegal hate speech by Facebook, Microsoft & Twitter

Author: EU Business (Belgium)

"Brussels welcomes speedier Facebook, Twitter responses to hate speech", Feb 2019...

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4 February 2019

Commentary: Investing in Low-Wage Jobs Is the Wrong Way to Reduce Migration

Author: Jennifer Gordon, Foreign Policy

28 Janurary, 2019....

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21 January 2019

Four main lessons for engaging businesses in support of civic freedoms & defenders

Author: Mauricio Lazala & Ana Zbona, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre in OXFAM Views & Voices

"Should companies act when civic freedoms are under attack?", 21 Jan 2018...

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16 January 2019

Key lessons for civil society to expand civic space include adaptation of new business models, report says

Author: Catherine Hyde Townsend, Center for Strategic and International Studies (USA)

A CSO Playbook to reclaim civic space, 21 Dec 2018...

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14 January 2019

FIFA supports campaign that led to withdrawal of Thai extradition case against refugee footballer at risk of false imprisonment in Bahrain

In November 2018, refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi was detained in Thailand during his honeymoon, after an Interpol red notice was issued for his arrest ...

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14 January 2019

USA: Investors file resolutions with companies at risk for human rights violations due to govt. contracts related to immigration

In December 2018, investor members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility launched a corporate campaign focused on a group of six companies across the private prison, e-commerce, banking and defense sectors, deemed at risk for human...

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8 January 2019
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Author: Diane Sprimont, France Bleu

« Des entreprises du BTP s'engagent à former six réfugiés », 20 décembre 2018...

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4 January 2019
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Author: Euronews et AFP

« Cambodge : des cas d'esclavagisme dans des usines de briques », 2 janvier 2019...

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31 December 2018

Canada Supreme Court to hear case against Nevsun Resources over alleged forced labour & torture at Eritrea mine in January

Author: Julius Melnitzer, Financial Post (Canada)

"Supreme Court set to hear Nevsun Resources case on Eritrea human rights abuses", 27 Dec 2018...

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29 December 2018

Will Nevsun Mining be Punished for Slavery Abroad?

Author: Globe and Mail (Canada)

On January 23 the Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case that will have major repercussions for Canadian companies with overseas operations....

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