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6 June 2016

Civil society groups encourage UN Committee on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights to condemn the harassment of rights defenders

Author: International Service for Human Rights, the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, and Platform Against Impunity

"Letter to Members of the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights," 24 May 2016...

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20 May 2016

Urgewald report reveals Vattenfall will not shut down coal power plants & remains active in hard coal business

Author: Heffa Schücking & Sebastian Rötters, Urgewald

"Energy You Want?: Vattenfall's Dark Side," Apr 2016...

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22 April 2016
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Author: Manuel Espino Bucio, Crónica, Omnia (México)

“Nacional: Empresas obstaculizaron investigaciones en el “Puente del Chipote” por el Caso Iguala”, 16 de Abril de 2016...

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12 April 2016
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Author: Agencia de Información Laboral, ENS

“Aniversario del Plan de Acción Laboral (PAL) Cinco años esperando cambios reales”...

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6 April 2016

Nigerian President blames MTN for Boko Haram attacks, says unregistered sim cards were used to plan attacks

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari recently put some of the blame for Boko Haram attacks on mobile company, MTN. Addressing a joint press conference with South African President, Jacob Zuma, who was visiting Nigeria, Buhari said MTN's slow response...

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18 March 2016

Annex IV: List of countries that have ratified core UN human rights instruments & ILO labour conventions

Author: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

"Annex IV: Ratification of Human Rights and Labour Instruments by World Bank/IBRD Members," 15 Mar 2016

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15 March 2016
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Tras denuncias de familiares de personas que habrían sido torturadas, asesinadas y desaparecidas en el pueblo de Tumeremo, Estado Bolívar, la Defensoría del Pueblo y organizaciones de víctimas piden al Estado venezolano una pronta y completa...

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26 February 2016

In Conversation with Wolfgang Kaleck, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (Part 2)

Author: Anuj Agrawal, Bar & Bench (India)

Wolfgang Kaleck is the General Secretary of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights. In the second part of the interview with Bar & Bench's Anuj Agrawal, the civil rights lawyer talks about the criminal liability of corporations,...

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22 February 2016

Greece: Seafarer Anastasios Nakis goes missing onboard EFShipping vessel; includes company response

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Company response
22 February 2016

Response by EF Shipping Co.

Author: L+A Law Firm on behalf of EF Shipping

Please note that I have been passed for reply your message of 15 February 2016 to Efshipping Co. S.A.   ...

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