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18 January 2017

Weekly Update - 18 January: World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017

Our run down of this week's top stories and breaking news about business & human rights. Includes company responses, the latest jobs; and events announcements. READ THE FULL UPDATE Archive of past Weekly Updates since 2005 Weekly update sign-up

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17 January 2017

USA: 600+ investors & companies call on Trump administration to take action on climate change & low-carbon economy

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16 January 2017

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Davos 2017: Businesses need to use their influence to stand up for human rights

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12 January 2017

Zambia: Arrest of UK lawyer representing villagers in water contamination case against Vedanta Resources

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11 January 2017

Weekly Update - 11 January: Social and environmental impacts of Chinese overseas investments

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9 January 2017

New briefing: Human Rights Defenders under threat & attack in Latin America

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6 January 2017

Ecuador: UN experts condemn moves by government to close NGO Accion Ecologica that campaigns against mining

Although the Govt. of Ecuador issued a statement condemning the letter sent by five UN experts on the situation of HRDs and in particular, the administrative situation of Accion Ecologica, the situation has not been overcome.

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5 January 2017

China: Transgender man wins landmark lawsuit against ex-employer over wrongful dismissal

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4 January 2017

Weekly Update - 4 January: Labour leaders in Bangladesh detained amid worker protests

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3 January 2017

How the business and human rights movement can help make globalisation work for everyone

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