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21 February 2017
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Author: AFP et Le Monde (France)

« Uber enquête à la suite d'accusations de harcèlement sexuel », 20 février 2017...

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21 February 2017

USA: Allegations against Uber for mishandling sexual harassment claims highlight widespread problem in tech industry

Author: Megan Rose Dickey, Tech Crunch (USA)

"Uber is not the only tech company that mishandles sexual harassment claims", 20 Feb 2017...

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12 February 2017

Jordan: NGO reports poor working conditions and degrading treatment for migrant workers in garment factory in Al Hassan Industrial Zone

Author: Tamkeen Center (Jordan)

Workers in a clothing factory at Al Hassan Industrial Zone, 12 February 2017...

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1 February 2017

Indian textile firms fail to investigate abuse complaints - activists

Author: Anuradha Nagaraj, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Women facing sexual harassment in India's garment industry have no place to turn as textile companies are shirking their legal duty to investigate abuse allegations, activists said...Big textile companies are legally required to form committees to...

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30 January 2017
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Author: Alexandre Bezerra e Antonio Biondi, Repórter Brasil (Brasil)

“O que hotéis não contarão a seus hóspedes neste verão-Empresas do setor hoteleiro desrespeitam os direitos de seus trabalhadores, sobretudo das camareiras, com baixos salários, jornadas excessivas e acúmulo de funções”, 10 de janeiro de 2017...

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15 January 2017
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Author: Más de 100 organizaciones; incluido el CIEDH

Más de 100 organizaciones de la sociedad civil, grupos, comunidades y académicos que trabajan en la defensa de los derechos humanos, interesados en el tema de la responsabilidad de las empresas en derechos humanos, preparamos de forma coordinada un...

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2 January 2017
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Author: Christopher Vanegas, Vanguardia (México)

“Denuncia acoso sexual empleada de tienda de conveniencia de Saltillo”, 27 de Diciembre de 2016...

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23 December 2016

India: Study reports long working hours, sexual harassment & forced labour in Tamil Nadu's spinning mills

Author: India Committee of the Netherlands

New Research by the India Committee of Netherlands (ICN) shows that various forms of modern slavery, including child slavery, are found in more than 90% of the spinning mills in South India. These spinning mills produce yarn for India, Bangladeshi and...

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29 November 2016

Commentary: Employers benefit from policies that counter domestic violence & sexual harassment

Author: Montserrat Mir Roca, Social Europe (EU)

"Trade Unions Take A Stand To End Violence Against Women", 25 Nov 2016...

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27 November 2016

Bangladesh: Home isn't the only place where women are abused

Author: Marat Yu, Tribune [Bangladesh]

“The workload is tremendous here. They swear at us when we fail to complete the work. They scold. They say, ‘Hey you! Daughter of a b***h, daughter of a pig! How come so much work has been piled up?’ At such times I feel really bad. I cannot stand...

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