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24 July 2002

Supporting refugees is union business [Australia]

Author: Amanda Tattam, Victorian Trades Hall Council

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11 June 2002

Judge OKs Unocal Abuse Lawsuit

Author: Lisa Girion, Los Angeles Times

A group of Burmese refugees won a landmark victory Tuesday when a Los Angeles judge ruled that Unocal Corp. could be tried for human rights violations, including forced labor, that allegedly occurred during construction of a $1.2-billion natural gas...

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8 May 2002

TotalFinaElf faces lawsuit in Belgium for alleged complicity with Burma's military regime

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19 April 2002

Apparel Maker in Samoa Is Told to Pay Workers $3.5 Million

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16 October 2001

Netaid directs humanitarian aid to Afghan refugees

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7 October 2001

Pacific islanders flee rising seas

Author: Alex Kirby, BBC News

The Pacific nation of Tuvalu has secured New Zealand's agreement to accept an annual quota of its citizens as refugees. They want to leave Tuvalu because they say rising sea levels are driving them out. Tuvalu says the cause of the rise is climate...

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25 September 2001

BHP Walkout Leaves Threat Of Ok Tedi Environmental Refugees [Papua New Guinea]

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2 October 2000

What can Business Bring to Balkan Reconstruction?

Author: conference organised by Humanitarian Affairs Review and The Business Humanitarian Forum, with The World Bank and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, and in association with the United Nations Office for Project Services [UNOPS] and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees [UNHCR]

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