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16 May 2017

India’s Child Rights Record Scrutinised In UN Review—And It Doesn’t Come Out With Flying Colours

Author: Kumar Shailabh, Huffington Post

On 4 May, during India's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the UN Human Rights Council, Bulgaria recommended to the government to introduce a child-rights-based approach in all its policies. This was a welcome move that turned the focus to child...

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12 May 2017

Kenya: Court orders G4S to compensate former employee for wrongful dismissal after she complained of sexual harassment at workplace

Author: Carolyne Kubwa, The Star (Kenya)

"G4S to pay Sh35m for illegal sacking, sexual harassment"...

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Article
9 May 2017

Garment factories in southern India are hiring migrants

"Locals have become too aware of their rights’: Why Bengaluru garment factories are hiring migrants", www.scroll.in, 10 May 2017...

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8 May 2017

Myanmar: Report reviews labour dispute resolution mechanism; recommends ways to strengthen the system

Author: Chris Fletcher & Laura Ediger, Business for Social Responsibility

"How Myanmar is Building a Labor Dispute Resolution System", 07 May 2017...

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2 May 2017

USA: 11 current & ex-employees join racial discrimination lawsuit against Fox News

Author: Emily Shugerman, Independent (UK)

"Fox News hit with racism lawsuit alleging 'plantation-style management' for black employees", 27 Apr 2017...

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21 April 2017

Uganda: Police commence investigations on sexual harassment allegations against Aya Investments chairman by employee

Author: Joseph Kato, Daily Monitor (Uganda)

"Police summon Aya chairman over sexual abuse"...

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Article
19 April 2017

Checklist to improve respect for children's rights in extractives' security arrangements

Author: UNICEF, Govt. of Canada, Barrick Gold

Children and young people are particularly vulnerable to the impact of security arrangements in the context of extractive activities...children may be recruited and used by private and public security or suffer other human rights violation at the...

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15 April 2017

Indonesian & Malaysian palm oil firms acknowledge increasing need to respond to human rights concerns, not just environmental ones

Author: Hannah Koh, Eco-Business

"Has the conversation about palm oil moved from environment to people?", 12 April 2017...

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Article
13 April 2017

Fox News loses more advertisers after sexual harassment claims against cable host are revealed

"Fox losing more advertisers after sexual harassment claims against O’Reilly", 4 Apr 2017...

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Story
13 April 2017

USA: Firms withdraw advertisements from Fox News show following sexual harassment claims against host

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