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18 September 2019

Commentary: Pan Pacific Deep-sea mining moratorium urged; amidst fears collapsed Nautilus Minerals’ licences may be resurrected by other operators

Author: Ben Doherty, The Guardian

"Collapse of PNG deep-sea mining venture sparks calls for moratorium", 15 September 2019...

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18 September 2019

Pacific: Forum Fisheries Agency to introduce measures to improve fishing crew welfare and pay

Author: Peni Komaisavai & Samantha Magick, Islands Business

"Keeping our seafarers safe", July 2019...

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10 August 2019

Pacific: State members of the Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency enact crew welfare regulations based on the ILO 188 Work in Fishing Convention

Author: Human Rights at Sea

"Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency enacts new crew welfare regulations", 6 August 2019...

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27 July 2019

Pacific: International Seabed Authority attracts criticisms over alleged links to mining companies

In a new report by NGO Deep Sea Mining Campaign, the UN-affiliated International Seabed Authority has been accused of getting in bed with sea bed mining companies. The Campaign's co-ordinator said companies lining up to mine the seabed are being aided...

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15 June 2019

Asian countries that supply goods to the West make little progress in ending child labour

Author: The Guardian, South China Morning Post

"Asian countries supplying the West with goods make slowest progress in ending child labour", 14 June 2019...

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4 June 2019

Major tuna brands failing to tackle slavery in Pacific supply chains – report

Author: Kate Hodal, the Guardian

3 June 2019...

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13 May 2019
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Author: Gestión (Perú)

“Gigante de aceite de palma quiere crecer en Latinoamérica”, 14 de mayo de 2019...

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25 March 2019
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Author: Rachida Boughriet, Actu environment

« Caoutchouc naturel durable : lancement d'une plateforme mondiale multi-acteurs », 22 mars 2019...

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5 March 2019

Human rights in business under scrutiny in Pacific

Author: Radio New Zealand

4 March 2019...

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23 February 2019

Asia Pacific: Intercontinental hotel staff in French Polynesia on strike raising 10 grievances

Author: Radio New Zealand

"Intercontinental hotel staff on strike in French Polynesia", 19 February 2019...

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