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16 January 2019

Businesses cannot thrive without civic freedoms & accountable governance

Author: Bennet Freeman, Mauricio Lazala & Michael Ineichen in World Economic Forum's Agenda

"Why businesses are nothing without strong human rights", 16 Jan 2019...

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16 January 2019

Predictions for big issues facing fashion in 2019, incl. ongoing labour abuses & sustainability

Author: Rebecca Suhrawardi, Forbes

"The Big Issues Facing Fashion in 2019", 16 January 2019...

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14 January 2019
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Des salariés actionnaires déposent une résolution climat à l’Assemblée Générale d’Amazon », 14 janvier 2019...

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24 December 2018

Scotland: Undercover investigation reveals Amazon delivery drivers subject to labour abuses

Author: Gordon Blackstock, Mirror

"Amazon delivery drivers forced to pee in bottles and earning less than minimum wage", 24 December 2018...

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13 December 2018

USA: Amazon workers allege harsh working conditions & threaten to unionize

Author: Max Jaeger, New York Post

"Amazon workers threaten to unionize over hellish working conditions", 12 December 2018...

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12 December 2018

Unilever celebrates human rights day with videos on salient human rights issues

Author: Unilever (UK)

"Human Rights: Making a positive and lasting impact", 10 Dec 2018...

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3 December 2018

Ghana: Unilever launches project to promote women's financial independence

Author: Ghanaian Times

"Unilever creates livelihood opportunities for women", 19 November 2018....

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23 November 2018

Europe: Amazon workers to protest 'inhuman' warehouse working conditions on Black Friday; incl. co comments

Author: Business Insider

"Amazon workers across Europe will protest 'inhuman' warehouse working conditions on Black Friday", 22 Nov 2018...

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20 November 2018

So. Africa: Increasing use of artificial intelligence among threats facing trade union movement

Author: Natasha Marrian, Business Day (So. Africa)

"Unions face extinction as the world of work marches on"...

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9 October 2018

Australia: Amazon staff in Melbourne warehouse claim unsustainable work targets; harsh working conditions

Amazon recently agreed to raise wages for its US and UK staff. However, its warehouse in Melbourne, Australia, has been described as a "hellscape" with reports citing reliance on insecure casual employment arrangements, intense pressure to meet unsust...

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