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16 July 2018

Commentary: Govt. strategies on AI fail to adequately address human rights risks

Author: Emre Eren Korkmaz, OpenGlobalRights

"Without binding rules, AI guidelines are just wishful thinking", 27 June 2018...

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16 July 2018

Govt. contractor MVM admits it held separated migrant children overnight at unlicensed facility in Phoenix

Author: AZCentral

"Contractor admits to holding kids overnight at unlicensed facility in Phoenix", 13 July 2018...

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9 July 2018

Facial analysis technology often recreates racial & gender bias, says researcher

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28 June 2018
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Le 28 juin 2018, la personne morale Lafarge SA a été mise en examen sur les chefs d'accusation de complicité de crimes contre l'humanité, travail incompatible avec la dignité humaine, financement d'entreprise terroriste et mise en danger d'autrui. She...

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27 June 2018
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Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Zwangsarbeit, Kinderarbeit, Diskriminierung, Hungerlöhne, unsichere Arbeitsbedingungen, Drohungen und andere Menschenrechtsverletzungen in den globalen Lieferketten von Unternehmen sind ausführlich dokumentiert... Lieferketten sind komplex,...

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26 June 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: The use of consumer protection laws for corporate accountability

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26 June 2018

USA: Govt. contractors accused of profiting from separation & detention of migrant & asylum seeking families

In May 2018, the Trump administration announced that it would increase prosecutions of migrants and asylum seekers crossing the US-Mexico border and implemented a “zero tolerance” policy intended to deter new migrants with the threat of jail sentences...

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22 June 2018

Amazon shareholders ask company to stop selling facial recognition technology to governments following NGO warnings

Author: Jeremy White, The Independent

"Amazon shareholders demand company stop selling facial recognition technology to governments", 19 June 2018...

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21 June 2018

USA: CEOs speak out against Trump Administration policy of separating migrant & asylum seeking families

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20 June 2018

Shareholders & civil society groups urge Amazon to halt sale of facial recognition software to law enforcement agencies

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