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15 January 2020

South Korea: 33 Korean victims of wartime forced labour launch lawsuit against six Japanese companies

Author: YonHap News Agency

"33 forced labor victims and bereaved families sue 6 Japanese companies" 14 Jan 2020...

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12 January 2020

Thailand: Groups urge govt. to address labour rights violations to restore trade preferences from the USA

Author: The State Enterprise Workers' Relations Confederation (SERC)

“Solution for THAILAND: GSP Suspension Caused by Labour Rights Violations in Thailand”, 8 January 2020...

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19 December 2019

Japan: Ajinomoto, Fast Retailing, and Wacoal profiled for forced labour initiatives

Author: Nikkei

[Summary translation from Japanese to English provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]...

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9 December 2019
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Author: Felix Gouty, Journal du Geek

À l’occasion de la COP 25, conférence sur le climat organisée en ce moment à Madrid, des ONG s’unissent pour révéler les détails du financement de l’industrie du charbon, l’une des principales sources de pollution et d’émissions de gaz à effet de serre...

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9 December 2019

Japan: Mitsubishi Electric employee under investigation for office bullying linked to recruit's suicide

Author: The Japan Times

 “Mitsubishi Electric worker investigated over suicide of recruit”, 7 Dec 2019...

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16 September 2019
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Author: El Buho (Perú)

“El impacto de Zafranal, la mina que pretende instalarse en Arequipa”- 16 de septiembre de 2019...

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4 August 2019

Human Rights Now reports on alleged labour violations in Thai poultry supply chain

Author: Human Rights Now

"Labour Rights Violations in the Thai Poultry Industry Within the Supply Chains of Japanese Companies", 25 June 2019...

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4 July 2019

Uncalculated Risks: Business role in projects related to attacks on defenders

Author: Defenders in Development Campaign

The new Uncalculated Risks report emphasises that Development Finance Institutions - DFIs - have an obligation to respect human rights and to ensure that their investments are not putting defenders at risk. It makes the point that DFIs should utilize...

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31 May 2019

Mexico: Largest windfarm in the region opened despite concerns that the consultation of local indigenous communities did not comply with international law

Author: Mexico News Daily

“New 132-turbine Oaxaca wind farm is largest in Latin America”, 29th May 2019...

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27 March 2019

So. Korea: Workers forced into labour for Japanese companies during World War II launch lawsuits before statute of limitations ends

Author: Yosuke Onchi, Nikkei Asian Review (Japan)

"South Koreans ready more wartime labor suits as clock ticks", 20 Mar 2019...

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