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11 September 2017
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Author: Valérie Lohat, Juri Travail (France)

« Prévention du suicide en entreprise : comment agir ? », 8 septembre 2017...

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14 August 2017

USA: Missouri passes law raising standard of proof for victims of housing or employment discrimination to hold wrongdoers legally accountable

Author: Billy Corriher, Center for American Progress (USA)

“A New Missouri Law Creates Steep Hurdles to Discrimination Lawsuits”, 12 Jul 2017...

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28 July 2017
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Author: Animal Político (México)

“Sobrecargo denunció acoso sexual en Interjet; la empresa la ignoró hasta que lo publicó en redes”, 28 de Julio de 2017...

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27 July 2017

Eastern Africa: HIVOS says sexual harassment in flower sector '"prevalent" but "widely unacknowledged"; launches initiative on model sexual harassment policy for sector

Author: HIVOS

"Stop Sexual Harassment Project: A Model Sexual Harassment Policy for the Flower Sector in Eastern Africa"...

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24 July 2017

Kenya: Ushahidi sacks CEO after he sexually abused an employee

Author: Business Daily (Kenya)

"Ushahidi board now fires director Daudi Were over sex scandal"...

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13 July 2017

Fox Sports fires programming head over sexual harassment claims

Author: Geoffrey Smith, Fortune (USA)

"Fox Sports has fired its programming head over harrassment claims." 4 July 2017...

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10 July 2017

India: 1 in 7 women garment workers in Bangalore factories experience sexual harassment; survivors not likely to complain fearing social stigma

Author: Rohini Mohan, Scroll India

"Bengaluru garment hub’s dirty secret: Sexual harassment in the workplace", 27 Jun 2017...

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7 July 2017

Uganda: Brief on state's human rights obligations in the context of business activities

Author: Initiative for Social & Economic Rights (Uganda)

"Economic and Social Rights Advocacy Brief: The State Obligation to Respect, Protect and Fulfil Economic Social and Cultural Rights in the Context of Business Activities"...

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27 June 2017

Allegations of sexual harassment & gender discrimination against Uber lead to company-wide investigation

Successive sexual harassment and gender discrimination claims against Uber led to a full-scale probe into the company's treatment of its female employees and customers. Investigations revealed company-wide issues with gender discrimination and...

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22 June 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns after after internal inquiry finds widespread sexual harassment, gender discrimination

Author: Julia Carrie Wong, The Guardian (UK)

"Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns following months of chaos", 21 June 2017...

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