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Author: Amnesty International
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Author: P.W. Singer, in the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law
Over the last decade, a new global industry has arisen, made up of private firms [PMFs] that sell military services…PMFs have operated…on behalf of many states, including the United States. The rise of PMFs signals an important new development in the...
Author: Amnesty International
Speaking at the launch of a new publication "The UN Human Rights Norms for Business, Towards Legal Accountability", Irene Khan [Amnesty International's Secretary-General said:] "The Norms are the first authoritative and comprehensive set of global...
Author: World Vision International
This briefing argues that by working in partnership with governments on national human rights objectives, the World Bank can greatly help countries to move towards the realisation of their international treaty commitments
Author: Andrew Cockburn, National Geographic
There are more slaves today than were seized from Africa in four centuries of the trans-Atlantic slave trade. The modern commerce in humans rivals illegal drug trafficking in its global reach—and in the destruction of lives.
Author: World Bank
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Author: Stephen Fidler and Thomas Catán, Financial Times
All of this leads some to suspect that private contractors are being used for military operations that are either too controversial to sell to the public or that would otherwise be subject to congressional restrictions...Increasingly, peacekeeping and...