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19 September 2017

UN Expert on promotion of democratic & equitable intl. order urges World Bank to consider human rights in financing mega-projects

Author: Alfred de Zayas, UN Independent on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international

“UN expert urges World Bank to amend its constitution to effectively advance human rights” - 14 September 2017...

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14 September 2017

Myanmar: Leber Jeweler condemns ethnic cleansing against Rohingya people; encourages cos. to follow suit

Author: Brian Leber, Leber Jeweler (USA)

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4 September 2017
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Author: G1 Globo (Brazil)

"Escritora Clara Averbuck denuncia ser vítima de estupro de motorista de Uber-Empresa diz que motorista foi banido e que está à disposição para colaborar com as investigações.", 28 de agosto de 2017Ela disse que ainda está decidindo se vai prestar...

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4 September 2017

Brazil: Blogger and activist Clara Averbuck says she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver; company says it blocked the driver & repudiates violence against women

Author: Dom Phillips, The Guardian (UK)

"'The world is a horrible place to be a woman': Brazilian writer launches sexual violence campaign", 30 Aug 2017...

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1 August 2017
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Author: Amnesty International

« Australie. Ferrovial continue de gagner une fortune en profitant du désespoir des réfugiés », 27 juillet 2017...

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30 July 2017

Australia: Offshore detention centre operating company Ferrovial continues to profit from abuse of refugees & people seeking asylum on Manus Island & Nauru, says Amnesty Intl.

Author: Amnesty Intl.

"Ferrovial continues to build a fortune on refugees’ despair", 27 July 2017...

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28 July 2017

USA: Airbnb guest sues company for negligence over alleged sexual assault by host

Author: Sam Levin, Guardian (UK)

"Airbnb sued by woman who says she was sexually assaulted by 'superhost'", 28 July 2017...

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17 July 2017

USA: Child sex trafficking lawsuits against Backpage.com proceed

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13 July 2017
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Author: Coralie Schaub, Libération (France)

Les meurtres de personnes défendant la nature face aux intérêts industriels, notamment miniers ou pétroliers, ont encore augmenté en 2016......

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12 July 2017

Research reveals US cruise companies are sidestepping labour regulations, avoiding taxes & environmental controls

Author: Ronny Rojas & Maye Primera, Univision Noticias, Columbia Journalism School

"Cruising, a Trip Far from U.S. Law"...

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