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Cambodia: Govt. & unions meet to discuss amendments to Trade Union Law deemed restrictive to union freedoms
Author: Davin Sen, Khmer Times
"Trade Union Law amendments to be discussed today", 25 April 2019...
Author: Human Rights Watch
""Paying for a Bus Ticket and Expecting to Fly": How Apparel Brand Purchasing Practices Drive Labor Abuses", 23 April 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Beyond Social Auditing
Cambodia: Govt. supports UN's Future of Work Initiative and continues to comply with ILO conventions
Author: Sochan Ry, The Phnom Penh Post
"Labour minister: The Kingdom supports UN’s ‘Future of Work’", 12 April 2019...
Author: Joseph Menn, Reuters
Microsoft Corp recently rejected a California law enforcement agency’s request to install facial recognition technology in officers’ cars and body cameras due to human rights concerns, company President Brad Smith said... Microsoft concluded it would...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence
- Related companies: Microsoft
Int'l civil society week results in Belgrade Call to Action, urging govts. & cos. to protect defenders
Author: International Civil Society Week
"Civil Society Summit The Belgrade Call to Action An Action Agenda: Positive Measures for Enabling Civic Space towards Maximizing Civil Society Contributions to the SDGs", 10 Apr 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on human rights defenders
Author: Ahdath 24
120 workers at Al-Junaidi dairy company, Jordan, Amman were arbitrarily dismissed by the company's management last Wednesday." according to the union. ...
- Related companies: Al Juneidi Group
Bangladesh: Confectionery giant Perfetti Van Melle investigates after workers in supplier factory were attacked after forming a union
Author: Naimul Karim, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"UPDATE 1-Dutch sweets giant probes 'attack' on Bangladesh factory workers", 12 April 2019...
- Related companies: Perfetti Van Melle
Author: REWE Group
'REWE Group veröffentlicht Grundsatzerklärung "Menschenrechte". Ziel: Bis 2025 Beschwerdemechanismus-System in relevanten Lieferketten implementieren', 12 April 2019...
- Related companies: REWE-Group
Dutch supermarket Jumbo publishes new human rights & due diligence policy in response to Oxfam campaign
Author: Anouk Franck, Oxfam Novib
"The first step is the hardest: Dutch supermarket Jumbo moves in right direction on human rights", 9 April 2019...