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9 September 2019

UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries highlights gendered human rights impacts of private military and security companies

Author: UN Human Rights Council (Geneva)

"Use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination", 29 July 2019...

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Report
9 September 2019

UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries highlights the human rights impacts of the relationship between PMSCs and the extractive sector

Author: UN Human Rights Council (Geneva)

"Relationship between private military and security companies and the extractive industry from a human rights perspective. Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right...

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8 January 2019
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22 October 2018
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Le rapport "L’or à la croisée des chemins Étude d’évaluation des chaînes d’approvisionnement en or produit au Burkina Faso, au Mali et au Niger" s’attache à faire le point sur les conditions de production et de commerce de l’or dans ces trois pays,...

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Article
16 October 2018

Canada's UN mission's "role" in Mali sounds much more like modern colonialism than peacekeeping says expert

Author: Scott Taylor, The Chronicle Herald (United Kingdom)

"On target: Canada’s mission in Mali: modern colonialism", 15 October 2018...

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Article
25 September 2018

10 principles for respecting human rights during reconstruction efforts in Syria

Author: Nadia Bernaz, Michael Bothe, Christine Chinkin, John Dugard SC, Jared Genser, Pablo de Greiff, Geoff Gilbert, Nicola Jägers, Wayne Jordash QC, Sabine Michalowski, Justice Charles Mkandawire, Sir Geoffrey Nice QC, Stanley Nyamanhindi, Navi Pillay, Nelson Camilo Sánchez, Stephen Rapp, Naomi Roht-Arriaza, Clara Sandoval, Ben Saul, Carsten Stahn, David Tolbert, Arnold Tsunga, Rodrigo Uprimny, Tara Van Ho, Jens Vedsted-Hansen

"Statement of eminent jurists on legal obligations when supporting reconstruction in Syria", 24 September 2018...

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Story
18 January 2018

Briefing calls on UK Govt to support UN database listing biz involved in settlement-related activities in Palestine

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Item
10 October 2017

Africa: A study highlights challenges related to PMSCs operating in Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal

Author: Alan Bryden (Ed.), DCAF, Geneva (Switzerland)

"The Privatisation of Security in Africa: Challenges and Lessons from Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal", 2016...

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10 October 2017
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Author: Alan Bryden, Directeur de publication, DCAF, Genève (Suisse)

"La privatisation de la sécurité en Afrique - Défis et enseignements de la Côted'Ivoire, du Mali et du Sénégal", 2016...

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12 September 2017
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Author: RFI

"Trafic de minerais en RDC: la Monusco dénonce de faux documents à son nom", 10 septembre 2017...

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