Related stories and components
Guatemala: Tomás Francisco Ochoa Salazar, trade unionist From SITRABREM, was shot and killed last September.
Author: Jeff Abbott, Upside Down World, (Guatemala)
“Being a Trade Unionist in Guatemala Will Get You Killed”...
Tanzania: Locals say effluent from Huwa Cheng's slaughterhouse could cause diseases; company comments
Author: IPP Media (Tanzania)
"Residents, donkey meat plant at odds over pollution"...
- Related in-depth areas: Chinese investment overseas
Author: Rachel Knaebel, Equal Times
"Subcontracting exploitation in the German meat industry", 30 Jan 2017...
USA: Govt. body files disability discrimination suit against employment agency for exploiting workers with intellectual disabilities
Author: Dan Barry, New York Times (USA)
"Bias Suit Filed on Behalf of Disabled Men in South Carolina Meat Plant", 30 Sep 2016...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest Legal News
USA: Judge finds no religious discrimination in lawsuit against JBS for not allowing Muslim prayer breaks
Author: Jeff Bahr, The Grand Island Independent (USA)
"No religious discrimination found in 2008 JBS dispute", 26 Sep 2016...
Brazil: Repórter Brasil NGO website hacked; investigative articles on forced labour changed or deleted
Author: Repórter Brasil (unofficial translation by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre)
[Unofficial translation by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre of article about the digital attack to the site of Repórter Brasil. Original article in Portuguese can be read here. Summary in Portuguese can be read here]...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on HRDs