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Artigo
1 March 2005
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Autor: International Dalit Solidarity Network

The International Dalit Solidarity Network (IDSN) and the Dalit NGO Federation of Nepal organised an International Consultation on Caste-Based Discrimination: Establishing Dalit Rights in the Contemporary World; the Role of Governments, the United ...

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Artigo
1 March 2005
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Autor: International Dalit Solidarity Network

[see pg. 50-64 "Role of the private sector & transnational corporations in addressing caste-based discrimination"] [refers to SAS (Scandinavian Airlines)]

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Artigo
14 September 2004
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Autor: Edward Luce, Financial Times

[W]hen foreign companies have set up schools for former child workers, it has not always worked...Ikea's child labour initiative aims to give financial independence to poorer women in India's carpet belt...Dipankar Gupta, a leading Indian sociologist.....

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Artigo
13 June 2003
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Autor: Kalyani, OneWorld South Asia

Anti-child labor activists Thursday urged the Indian government to ratify an international convention and free millions of children belonging to the so-called "untouchable" castes working as forced labor.

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Artigo
2 June 2003
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Autor: Hillary Mayell, National Geographic News

India's Untouchables are relegated to the lowest jobs...Untouchables perform jobs that are traditionally considered "unclean" or exceedingly menial, and for very little pay...Although illegal, 40 million people in India, most of them Dalits, are bonded...

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Artigo
4 April 2003
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We demand freedom from caste bondage for the 260 million Dalits of Asia

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Artigo
4 April 2003
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Rapport de Human Rights Watch pour la Conférence des Nations Unies contre le racisme, la discrimination raciale, la xénophobie et l'intolérance qui y est associée. Durban, Afrique du Sud, septembre 2001

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Artigo
25 November 2002
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Autor: Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop, AlterNet

Coca-Cola is anything but a savior to the indigenous people (Adivasis) and members of the oppressed castes (Dalits) around Kerala. To them, Coca-Cola Corp. is a thief operating with impunity, polluting their land, killing their crops, stealing their...

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Artigo
28 October 2002
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Autor: India Climate Justice Forum

We recognize that the impacts of climate change are disproportionately felt by the poor, women, youth, coastal peoples, indigenous peoples, fisherfolk, dalits, farmers and the elderly; We recognize that climate change is being caused primarily by...

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Artigo
13 August 2002
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Autor: CorpWatch India

To reiterate facts, in Plachimada, Kerala, your Indian subsidiary -- Hindustan Coca Cola -- has been charged with excessive extraction of groundwater, contamination of groundwater and parching of the wells and groundwater sources supplying a large...

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