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18 October 2019

Call for input: Ranking Digital Rights releases draft indicators on targeted advertising, algorithmic systems

Author: Ranking Digital Rights

Earlier this year, we began a process of expanding the RDR Index methodology to address human rights harms associated with companies’ ​targeted advertising policies and practices​, and for their use and development of algorithmic decision-making...

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30 September 2019
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Author: Deutscher Fußball-Bund

"Bekenntnis zu Menschenrechte in Satzung", 27. September 2019...

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18 June 2019

Canada: Govt. publishes updated guidelines on supporting defenders & emphasises role of business

On the occasion of the United Nation’s High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet’s visit to Canada, the Government of Canada released an updated version of the guidance on supporting human rights defenders for the staff of Canadian missions...

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18 June 2019

Canada: Updated guidelines on supporting defenders strongly reference defenders working on business issues

Author: Government of Canada

"Voices at Risk: Canada’s Guidelines on Supporting Human Rights Defenders", 17 Jun 2019...

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13 March 2019
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  [Para ler essa história em inglês, clique aqui]   A Universidade de Nottingham, o Centro de Estudos e Pesquisas BRICS da Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, o Centro de Informação sobre Empresas e Direitos Humanos, a Repórter Brasil ...

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13 March 2019

Brazil-UK: Forced labour, due diligence & beef and timber supply chains research results, includes outreach to companies

[To read this story in Portuguese, click here] The University of Nottingham, BRICS Policy Centre, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, Reporter Brasil and Core Coalition, with the support of the British Academy, have conducted a research on th...

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22 January 2019
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Author: María Chiara Marullo – Francisco Javier Zamora Cabot (Editores)

“Empresas y derecho humanos. Temas Actuales” – enero de 2019...

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31 December 2018
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Author: Amnesty International France

« Un plan d’action mondial pour protéger les défenseurs des droits humains », 18 décembre 2018...

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19 December 2018

Commentary: "Channelling Sir Geoffrey Chandler on the history and future of business and human rights"

Author: Bennett Freeman, on Institute for Human Rights and Business Blog

06 December 2018...

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18 December 2018

Philippine Congress passes Human Rights Defenders Act of 2018

The Philippine Congress proposed a legislation that will protect the rights and fundamental freedoms of human rights defenders (HRDs). The bill was introduced "in light of the continuing intimidation, reprisal, harassment, and vilification of HRDs and...

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