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Author: Verisk Maplecroft
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Middle East & North Africa: Telecommunication cos. Ooredoo & Etisalat backslide in Ranking Digital Rights benchmark
Author: Afef Abrougui, Ranking Digital Rights
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Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders (Switzerland)
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Recent lawsuits contribute to emerging norm of corporate accountability for international crimes, says scholar
Author: Dieneke de Vos, on Just Security
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Author: Ben Miller, Dost Bardouille & Jason Tower
This report includes preliminary findings regarding Chinese business practices that either help build positive relations with local communities or engender community dissatisfaction and opposition. The findings presented here can provide insights and...
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