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21 June 2017

Egyptian court reduces prison sentence against Tourah Cement workers who protested dismissal

Author: Ahram Online (Egypt)

Egypt appeals court reduces sentence on workers jailed for illegal protest, 18 June 2017...

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21 June 2017
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Author: Yassine Bellamine, HuffPost Tunisie

« La violation des droits des travailleurs est systématique en Tunisie selon un rapport de la confédération syndicale internationale », 15 juin 2017...

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15 June 2017
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Author: Collectif Guatemala, Collectif de Solidarité avec le Guatemala - Toulouse, CCFD Terre Solidaire, France Amérique Latine, Terre des Hommes France

« Guatemala : Le développement ne peut se faire qu'en respectant les droits humains et les droits environnementaux», 7 juin 2017...

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5 June 2017

China: Activist investigating manufacturer for Ivanka Trump & other brands detained; firm denies allegations

On 30 May 2017, the Associated Press reported that Hua Haifeng, an investigator for China Labor Watch, had been arrested on a charge of illegal surveillance. His two colleagues Li Zhao and Su Heng were feared to have also been detained. They were...

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3 June 2017

Egypt: Arrest of workers following sit-in at Tourah Cement Company

Author: Mada Masr (Egypt)

Update: Police arrest 32 workers following dispersal of sit-in at Tourah Cement Company, 23 May 2017...

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3 June 2017

Egypt: Tourah Cement security guards say they were arrested for peaceful sit-in over their dismissal

Thirty-two workers from Tourah Portland Cement Company, a subsidiary of HeidelbergCement, were arrested and brought to trial over accusations of crimes relating to an illegal protest. In April, security guards working at Tourah Cement announced a sit...

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31 May 2017
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Author: Outélé Keita, Le Pays (Brurkina Faso)

"Interpellation d'opposants et d'activistes au Niger : Quand les radiations de l’uranium donnent de l’urticaire au pouvoir", 23 mai 2017...

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30 May 2017
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30 May 2017
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Un informe de Giorgio Trucchi para Alba Sud documenta dos casos de conflictos territoriales en el Caribe hondureño: el primer caso es en Barra Vieja y está relacionado con el hotel y club de golf Indura Beach and Golf Resort. El segundo caso es en...

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30 May 2017
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Medios reportan detención de John Moreno, quien representó a pescadores que se oponían al complejo turístico Todos los Santos en Baja California Sur. Familiares, amigos y ciudadanos han responsabilizado a las autoridades y empresas de dicha detención....

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