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25 September 2017

US judge says lawsuit against CACI over alleged inhuman treatment of ex-Abu Ghraib prisoners in Iraq can proceed

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21 September 2017

IFC pulls out of Amulsar gold mine following complaints by NGOs & local residents over health concerns

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21 September 2017

UK: PWC reveals Black, Asian & minority-ethnic staff are paid 13% less, pledges action to tackle issue

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20 September 2017

Weekly Update - 20 Sept 2017: Latest global estimates reveal 40.3 million people are victims of modern slavery

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19 September 2017

Australia: Companies support 'yes' campaign in vote on marriage equality

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19 September 2017

New report argues for coordinated legislative response to modern slavery from governments

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17 September 2017

2017 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights launches blog series & draft programme now available

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13 September 2017

Weekly Update - 13 Sept: Open letter to UN: Ensure respect for human rights in advancing SDGs

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11 September 2017

Kenya's opposition coalition alleges French OT-Morpho tampered with election results; co. denies allegations

Kenya's opposition coalition has accused French firm OT-Morpho, which supplied election equipment to the electoral agency, of complicity in electoral fraud in Kenya. The coalition says it is working with civil society organisations in France to pursue...

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7 September 2017

Cambodia Daily closed: Note in support of freedom of expression in Cambodia

On 4 September 2017, the Cambodia Daily announced its closure after 24 years of independent journalism. The announcement came in the wake of government threats of closure and asset confiscation over allegedly unpaid taxes since 2007, amounting to US ...

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