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8 May 2013
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Autor(a): Charlotte Petri Gornitzka, Sida [Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency] Director-General, in Guardian Sustainable Business Blog [UK]

[T]he unemployment rate for youths in Somalia…[is]…among the highest in the world…[W]e...need to act more as a catalytic force to ensure that economic growth will benefit the disengaged youth in Somalia and elsewhere in Africa by engaging the private...

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6 May 2013
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Autor(a): National Express

Our Workplace Rights Policy guarantees the rights of all employees, wherever they work. Reflecting the importance of employee relations, and in line with accepted practice, this issue is reported to the whole Board. We are confident this remains the...

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1 May 2013
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Autor(a): Andrew Douglas, Northern Echo [UK]

A bus firm accused of discriminating against disabled people has won a landmark court case. Arriva North East has been told to make "adjustments" so wheelchair users are not unduly disadvantaged. However, Judge Peter Bowers…ruled it had not breached...

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20 April 2013
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Autor(a): Economist [UK]

During a Persian new year’s party...at Iran’s flagship South Pars project...where the world’s largest known gasfield is being tapped, a labourer called on Iran’s workers to unite. Behnam Khodadadi demanded better pay and conditions, and a proper trade...

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17 April 2013
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Autor(a): Sujata Jain, Walb News 10 [USA]

[B]us drivers described their day-to-day working conditions. "I go home and cry because there are days I don't know if I'm going to make it," says Claudia Herring, a Durham bus driver...bus drivers and monitors...say the...buses are unsafe and...

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14 April 2013
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Autor(a): Portia Seemise, New Age [So. Africa]

There has been a public outcry after the alleged discrimination of a disabled man, Johan Venter, by a bus company. Lydia Pretorius…at the Department of Women, Children and People with Disabilities…[s]aid guide dogs were allowed on buses and they were...

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1 April 2013
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Autor(a): Local Authority Pension Fund Forum; IBT (Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters) General Fund; UNITE the Union (OSSF and UASPS Funds)

As fellow shareholders of National Express Group...we the undersigned investors are calling for a vote AGAINST Resolution 1 –The Director’s Annual Report and Accounts at the Annual General Meeting to be held on 9 May 2013 to signal the need for...

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14 March 2013
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Autor(a): Stephanie Gardiner, Sydney Morning Herald

After a three-and-a-half year legal battle, Julia Haraksin has won a discrimination case against a bus company that wouldn’t let her book a trip because it did not have wheelchair accessible vehicles…Justice John Nicholas found that Ms Haraksin had...

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1 March 2013
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Autor(a): Australian Human Rights Commission

The Disability Discrimination Act’s twentieth birthday will be celebrated on Friday 1 March with the launch of twenty short films...showing how people have used this law to change their lives, and the lives of others...Going to school, catching a bus,...

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25 December 2012
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Autor(a): Heather Tan, Al Jazeera

[L]abour unrest over low wages and appalling living conditions has…draw[n] attention to the…migrant worker community…Several groups of…migrant workers staged labour strikes, protests and sit-ins. [A] group of…construction workers launched a…sit-out to...

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