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Author: Michelle Lau-Burke & Callie Strickland, OpenGlobalRights
"A gender lens is critical to resolving tech-enabled abuse", 27 June 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights
Investors call on companies to take systematic action to protect human rights defenders following increasing harassment & attacks
Author: Investor Alliance for Human Rights
In light of the increasing threats against human rights defenders globally, and the urgent situation facing defenders in the Philippines currently, the undersigned investors are calling on companies to take broad, systemic action to protect defenders,...
Author: Alejandra Gonza
"Integrating Business and Human Rights in the Inter-American Human Rights System," 21 April 2016...
- Related stories: Business & Human Rights Journal (July 2016)
- Related companies: Compañía General de Combustibles (part of Southern Cross) Petroecuador Southern Cross
Sur 26 'Reclaiming Civic Space': Report by FGHR & Conectas highlights resistance of human rights groups during a time of increasing repression
[The Report] documents the resistance of human rights groups during a time of increasing repression and restrictions on civil society, and offers key insights on the strategies frontline activists are using to reclaim civic space... Sur 26 is...
Author: Just Associates
"Nuevo informe de JASS destaca la participación de empresas transnacionales en el trabajo de las defensoras de los derechos humanos en Mesoamérica", August 2017...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias sobre defensoras/es
USA: Flambeau mine, operated under existing regulatory framework, hides contamination of groundwater & stream
Author: Lee Bergquist, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
"Game-changing mine bill pits environmental groups, business interests against each other", 11 September 2017...
- Related companies: Rio Tinto
New JASS report highlights alleged company interference in work of women Human Rights Defenders in Mesoamerica
Author: Just Associates
"New Just Associates (JASS) report highlights lessons from women Human Rights Defenders in Mesoamerica", August 2017...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on human rights defenders