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Bosnia & Herzegovina

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26 January 2006
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Author: Amnesty International

Malheureusement, la discrimination ethnique dans le cadre professionnel demeure un obstacle majeur au retour durable des réfugiés et des personnes déplacées...Veuillez écrire au directeur général d’Aluminij pour lui demander que son entreprise respecte...

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Article
19 January 2006

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Discrimination in employment

Author: Amnesty International

Discrimination in employment...has been endemic and has affected large sectors of society. It continues to deny tens of thousands of people from ethnic minorities their rights to work, social care and education. The report calls on the authorities and...

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19 January 2006

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Amnesty Intl. report finds widespread employment discrimination is obstacle to return of refugees - refers to Aluminij, New Ljubija Mines (joint venture Mittal Steel & RŽR Ljubija)

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Article
1 December 2005

Speech by Irene Khan, Secretary-General, Amnesty International at the Global Compact Summit: Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

Author: Irene Khan, Secretary-General, Amnesty International

...ignoring human rights is a risk that companies can no longer afford to take, no matter where they come from or where they operate...[refers to ABB, Novartis, Statoil, as 3 companies road-testing UN Norms on business & human rights. Also refers...

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Article
21 September 2005

[DOC] Report from the ‘Business and human Rights’ Conference

Author: Danish Section of International Commission of Jurists & Danish Peace Foundation

Opening Remarks By Sune Skadegaard Thorsen, Chair-person, ICJ – Danish Section... Business, Human Rights and Accountability By Nicholas Howen, Secretary-General; International Commission of Jurists... Accountability and Human Rights By Margaret Jungk...

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21 September 2005

[PDF] Business, human rights and accountability [speech by Nick Howen]

Author: Nicholas Howen, Secretary-General, International Commission of Jurists

Delivered at the ‘Business and Human Rights’ Conference - Organized by the Danish Section of the ICJ [International Commission of Jurists] - Copenhagen, 21 September 2005 - ...I see no alternative but to move gradually towards developing a set of...

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Article
1 August 2005

[PDF] SALW [Small Arms and Light Weapons] and Private Security Companies in South Eastern Europe: A Cause or Effect of Insecurity?

Author: Michael Page (International Alert), Simon Rynn, Zack Taylor and David Wood (Saferworld)

This report surveys the development, conduct and regulation of the private security industry in the eight countries currently party to the European Union’s Stability Pact for South East Europe…Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the...

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5 July 2005

Democratic Republic of Congo: Illegal arms exports fuelling killings, mass rape and torture

Author: Amnesty International

Large quantities of weapons and ammunition from the Balkans and eastern Europe are flowing into Africa's conflict-ridden Great Lakes region, despite evidence of their use in gross human rights violations, according to new research issued today...In a...

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4 July 2005

Dem. Rep. of Congo: Illegal arms exports fuelling killings, mass rape and torture, says Amnesty Intl. report

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4 July 2005

full report: "Democratic Republic of Congo: arming the east"

Author: Amnesty International

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