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4 October 2019

Papua New Guinea: Reports of violence at Barrick-operated Porgera mine

Recent media reports cite incidents of injuries and killings at the Porgera gold mine. Mine operator, Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL), said the injuries were sustained by intruders after falling from extremely steep inclines of the mine. BNL said that it...

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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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16 September 2019

Fast Retailing partners with ILO to improve worker environments in Asia

Author: Japan Today

"Uniqlo operator ties up with ILO to improve Asia worker environments", 5 September 2019...

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12 August 2019
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Author: Claudia Detsch, Internationale Politik und Gesellschaft

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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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14 July 2019

Groups fear that RCEP deal of ASEAN and other partners will intensify land grabs

Author: GRAIN, Bilaterals

"RCEP trade deal will intensify land grabbing in Asia," 12 July 2019...

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5 July 2019
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Author: Blommberg Business Week et Courrier International

« Discriminations.Les entreprises au secours des expats LGBT », 4 juillet 2019...

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30 June 2019
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Author: 中国农业国际合作促进会, 中国农业农村部农村经济研究中心, 北京惠农兴业农业研究中心

自改革开放以来,中国农业与世界农业的联系日趋紧密,已与 50 多个国家和地区建立了农业合作关系,全国有近 300 家企业在 46 个国家和地区开展农业资源合作开发,分布在东南亚、俄罗斯、拉 美及非洲。中国对外农业投资规模不断扩大,2016 年农林牧渔业对 外直接投资流量 32.9 亿美元,同比增长 27.8%,存量规模达到 148.9 亿美元。在“一带一路”倡议的框架下,中国将进一步推进与相关国 家的农业合作,有利于推动形成全球农业国际合作新格局,有利于沿线各国发挥比较优势...

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