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19 August 2019
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Author: Anais Moine, Au Féminin

« Victoria's Secret dénoncent les violences dans le milieu de la mode », 9 août 2019...

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18 August 2019

Myanmar: UN report concludes that the Burmese army and its associated businesses are responsible for systemic persecution & violence

Author: Gary Kleiman, Asia Times

"Myanmar military business sketch alerts investors", 14 August 2019...

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16 August 2019

Lesotho: Unions & women’s groups sign binding agreements with Levi's, Wrangler, Children's Place & others to combat gender-based violence in factories

Labor unions and women’s rights advocates have entered into landmark agreements with Levi Strauss, The Children’s Place, Kontoor Brands (known for Wrangler and Lee jeans), and apparel supplier Nien Hsing Textile to combat gender-based violence and...

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15 August 2019

Lesotho: Brands, trade unions and women's rights organisations sign binding agreement to tackle gender-based violence

Author: Solidarity Center

"Pact Combats Gender Violence in Lesotho Factories", 15 August 2019...

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Article
6 August 2019

So. Africa: Mining industry urged to make a genuine commitment to protect women against sexual harassment

Author: Mining Review Africa

‘Mining industry needs to do more to protect female employees’ 1 August 2019...

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6 August 2019

UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar exposes military business ties, calls for targeted sanctions & arms embargoes

This report by the U.N. Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, for the first time, establishes in detail the degree to which Myanmar’s military has used its own businesses, foreign companies and arms deals to support brutal operati...

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5 August 2019

Uganda: Senior road construction company employee charged with sexually harassing junior staff

Author: Charles Etukuri & Godfrey Ojore, New Vision (Uganda)

"Road contractor charged with attempted rape"...

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Article
23 July 2019

Japan: Tokyo 2020 Olympics will "violate human rights", activists say

Author: Japan Times

“We'll all be losers in 2020, anti-Olympic activists say”, 23 July 2019...

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23 July 2019
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Author: The New York Times ES

“Trabajadoras de los campos de fresas de España denuncian abusos” - 22 de julio de 2019...

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20 June 2019

Tanzania: Report alleges pollution, rape, killings & injuries at Acacia's subsidiary; includes company's response & tech. firms' comments

 An  investigation by the Guardian and its partners in the Forbidden Stories journalism allege that violence on the community sorrounding Acacia's North Mara Gold Mine perpetrators by security agents linked to the company has been going on. It further...

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