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20 January 2020

Eritrea: How EU could be financing projects built by forced labour; includes EU's comments

Author: Matina Stevis-Gridneff, New York Times

"How Forced Labor in Eritrea Is Linked to E.U.-Funded Projects"...

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20 January 2020

EU law forbids governments from forcing private companies to engage in surveillance, according to legal opinion from advocate general

Author: Mohamed Elmaazi, The Canary

"EU law forbids governments compelling private companies to engage in mass surveillance, says EU advocate general", 16 Jan 2020...

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16 January 2020
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Eine am 15. Januar 2020 von Germanwatch und Misereor veröffentlichte Studie dokumentiert Menschenrechtsverletzungen im Agarsektor und analysiert die menschenrechtliche Sorgfalt 15 deutscher Unternehmen. Dabei kommt die Studie zu dem Schluss, dass trotz...

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10 January 2020

Venezuela: Opposition leader calls for the international community to limit the trade of “blood gold” produced in the country

Author: Al Jazeera

“Are some Venezuelan miners dealing in 'blood gold'?”, 9th January 2020...

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3 January 2020

Cambodia: IMF forecasts serious economic risks if EU withdraws EBA; unions and labour rights activists urge govt. to do more to save EBA

Author: Reaksmey Hul, VOA

"Unions Push Gov’t For EBA Talks As IMF Forecasts Serious Economic Risks", 1 January 2020...

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19 December 2019
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Author: Germanwatch, Entwicklungspolitik Online

"Germanwatch kritisiert Minimalkonsens von Madrid", 16. Dezember 2019...

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18 December 2019

Cambodia: Vice-President of European Commission urges for genuine and immediate actions from Cambodian govt. to open civic space

Author: Joshua Lipes, RFA

"Top EU Envoy Urges Cambodia to Open Political Space With Two Months to Go on Trade Decision", 16 December 2019...

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17 December 2019

Indonesia files a WTO lawsuit against the EU in dispute over EU biofuel measures

Author: Ed Davies, Philip Blenkinsop/ Reuters

"Indonesia files WTO palm oil suit as tensions with EU grow", 15 Dec 2019...

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17 December 2019

Keynote address by John Ruggie at Shift & EU conference

Author: John Ruggie

"Keynote Address by John Ruggie at the Conference 'Business & Human Rights: Towards a Common Agenda for Action'", 2 December 2019...

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16 December 2019

Middle East & N. Africa: Civil society criticises the evaluation of EU Association Agreements and their impact on socio-economic wellbeing in the region

A coalition of civil society organisations in the Middle East and North Africa have published a statement jointly criticising the evaluation study of six Association Agreements (AAs) between the EU and Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and...

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