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Verisk Maplecroft's Human Rights Outlook 2019 says risks spread for businesses & civil society as more countries embrace authoritarian tactics
Author: Verisk Maplecroft
"‘Strongmen’ regimes lead charge against freedom of speech and privacy: Human Rights Outlook 2019", 07 Aug 2019...
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Romania: Report finds poor wages, forced labour, unpaid overtime & other abuses in garment sector; Incl. co. responses
Clean Clothes Campaign has released a factsheet on Romania's garment industry, based on interviews with 78 female garment workers, between September 2017 and June 2018. All seven factories were producing apparel for Western European markets. The resea...
Author: Benetton Group
... We select our suppliers not only based on product quality, competitive prices and transparency, but also on their compliance with social, ethical and environmental principles. A list of our active suppliers located all over the world is available...
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Author: Max Mara
We received your dossier and we can say, first of all, that we appreciate very much your activity in favour of the respect of the human rights in general....
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Author: International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)
On what criteria should investment decisions be made? How should states rank when it comes to non-financial information? What indicators should be used? The objective of the present study is to establish a methodology and classification system that...
Romania: Court halts construction of gold mine after finding development is not compliant with environmental law
Author: Mining Watch Romania
"Certej proposal blocked: Cluj Tribunal cancels urban plan for the mine", 15 Jan 2019...
Fundamental Rights Agency finds that civil society in EU is facing increasing challenges & explores role of business
The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) report from January 2018 looked into the different types and patterns of challenges that civil society organizations working on human rights face in the European Union. In September 2018, FRA...
Labour rights advocates raise concerns about role of social media companies in facilitating exploitative recruitment & modern slavery
Author: Aliya Ram, Financial Times
"Modern slavery campaigners turn to online exploitation," 28 August 2018 [Subscription only]...