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16 September 2013
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Author: FIDH (Fédération internationale des droits de l'Homme) & LDH (Ligue des droits de l'Homme)

La présente contribution s'intéresse essentiellement au premier et au troisième pilier, en ce qu'ils impliquent un rôle central pour la puissance publique, à laquelle l'avis de la CNCDH est destiné...La FIDH et la LDH considèrent que la France devrait...

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28 August 2013

Prospect of Bangladeshi workers in Libya bright

Author: Sheikh Shahariar Zaman, Dhaka Tribune

The minimum wage [for workers] is 500 dinars and official working hours are six to seven in libya. Bangladeshi workers in Libya are making around Tk100,000 a month as earning potential has increased in the war-ravaged country...About 40,000...

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9 July 2013

Protests threaten Libya oil production

Author: Asmaa Elourfi, Magharebia

Libya's oil production is in crisis, following work stoppages at several fields and export facilities. As of Monday (July 8th), two fields belonging to the Zueitina Oil Company remained closed for nearly a week. West of Murzuq, an oil field with a...

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18 June 2013
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Author: Le Parisien (France)

D'abord simple rédacteur, cet Irlandais installé en France depuis vingt-trois ans va rapidement diriger la documentation technique de Qosmos. En 2011, la presse révèle que le programme Eagle, vendu par Qosmos à la société Amesys et sur lequel a...

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12 May 2013

Keep the Environment Clean: OMV Employees Clean Part of Tripoli Beach [Libya]

Author: Franco Caparrotti, Tripoli Post

Last week, the employees of OMV, the Austrian energy group...took it to themselves to clean the beach adjacent...the company offices [in Tripoli]...They said...it only needed...the sense of social responsibility to be doing something positive to...

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4 May 2013

U.N. hiring of armed contractors raises concern about rights abuses

Author: Kyodo News International

The United Nations has hired more than 30 armed private security contractors for its operations in volatile security regions but the arrangement has irked some member countries who voiced concern about possible human rights abuses and illegal actions...

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30 April 2013

At ILO Meet UN Expert Calls for Libya to Follow Safety Regulations at Work

Author: Tripoli Post

Prof Dr Satya P Bindra UN Expert, issued a wakeup call for New Libya to establish a road map for prevention of accidents and work related sickness in the country where suffering from psychological, mental and hypertension related disorders is on the...

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30 April 2013

[PDF] Private military & security companies & their impacts on human rights - Bulletin Issue 4

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to our fourth PMSC Bulletin. To assist those interested in private military & security companies (PMSCs) and their impacts on human rights, we publish this bulletin semi-annually to highlight key developments reported by NGOs, governments...

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29 April 2013

Oil industry left with legacy of violence in Libya after Gaddafi

Author: Heba Saleh, Financial Times

Violent incidents...have become a recurrent feature for the hydrocarbons industry in Libya since the 2011 fall of Muammer Gaddafi, the former president...Part of the problem is that some of the local militias who guarded oil installations during the...

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9 April 2013
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Author: Olivier Razemon, Echos judiciaires [France]

Dans les conflits armés…[l]es entreprises qui fournissent armes, moyens de communication, transport, carburant ou matériaux de construction, peuvent également être mises en cause. Les « codes de conduites » et autres « chartes éthiques » des...

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