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Cambodia bans export of human breast milk; UNICEF says trade is exploitative & excess milk should remain in country
Author: AFP, The Straits Times (Singapore)
"Cambodia bans human breast milk exports to US", 28 March 2017...
Oral Statement by IBFAN & GIFA on Examples of international instruments addressing obligations and responsibilities of private actors
Author: International Baby Food Action Network & Geneva Infant Feeding Association
Today, the adverse impacts of food corporations on human health are dramatic. Unregulated and massive advertising of unhealthy foods products and breastmilk substitutes is affecting billions of people. At global scale, about 40% of adults are...
China: Zhou Shifeng, lawyer who represented victims in 2008 tainted milk lawsuit, jailed for 7 years for subversion
"The founder of a Chinese law firm known for representing [victims in 2008 tainted baby milk lawsuit] has been sentenced to seven years in prison for subversion…Around 300 lawyers and activists have been arrested since last year. About 20 are still...
Author: El Federal
“La Justicia suspendió ‘Mi escuela saludable’. Era promovido por Monsanto, CocaCola y otras cuestionadas multinacionales”...
Author: Mike Brady, Baby Milk Action (UK)
Baby Milk Action is the UK member of the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN), consisting of more than 270 groups in over 160 countries. We monitor the baby food companies against UN marketing standards adopted by the World Health Assembly....
China: More than 300 rights lawyers detained in nationwide crackdown, including lawyers who handled cases on corporate abuses; at least 6 face formal charges
[For further information, please refer to: Mass Crackdown on Chinese Lawyers, Defenders and International Reactions: A Brief Chronology, Human Rights in China]
« Unilever et de Nestlé plaident pour les droits humains », 2 décembre 2014...
- Related stories: Troisième Forum annuel de l'ONU sur les entreprises et les droits de l’homme
- Related in-depth areas: Troisième Forum annuel de l'ONU sur les entreprises et les droits de l’homme (Genève, 1-3 décembre)
- Related companies: Nestlé Unilever