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FIFA Human Rights Advisory Board conducts site visit to Qatar; highlights progress & ongoing challenges
Author: FIFA Human Rights Advisory Board
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Ethiopia: Govt. revokes land leases for investors for failure to create jobs; some had evicted locals to pave way for proposed projects
Author: Sora Halake, Voice of America
"Ethiopia Revokes Land Leases for Saudi Billionaire, Other Investors"...
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UK: Co's likely to squeeze suppliers to cope with rising costs after Brexit, survey finds; raises concerns about vulnerable workers
Author: Michael Savage, The Observer (via The Guardian)
"Workers pay the price as big British companies squeeze their suppliers", 18 August 2018...
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Commentary: Sand dredging in Cambodian mangrove forests for export to Singapore causes loss of livelihood & forced migration
Author: Kalyanee Mam, Emergence Magazine
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Author: UNICEF y la Oficina del Representante Especial del Secretario General sobre la violencia contra los niños
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Author: Maureen Kaka, Nairobi News (Kenya)
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Author: Xacata (México)
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