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24 April 2017

India: Procter & Gamble's ad raises awareness of issues transgender women face

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21 April 2017
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Author: ComunicaRSE

“Herramientas para abordar los derechos de los niños en la minería”, 19 de Abril de 2017...

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19 April 2017

Corporate Legal Accountability Annual Briefing - Corporate impunity is common & remedy for victims is rare

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This year’s Annual Briefing highlights the rising impunity of companies’ involvement in human rights abuse...Unscrupulous companies are increasingly targeting activists, using the justice system to hold them accountable, with repression and lawsuits. ...

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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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19 April 2017
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Author: NewsMada (Madagascar)

« Droits de l’enfant : les entreprises, des acteurs clés », 13 avril 2017...

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19 April 2017

Toolkit to support mining companies in integrating child rights into impact assessments, stakeholder engagement & management systems

Author: UNICEF

Mining operations often occur in the most disadvantaged areas in the world, encountering some of the most vulnerable children, with profound and diverse impacts. UNICEF research conducted in 2013-14 found that the mining sector can have both adverse...

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18 April 2017

Tanzania: Reli Assets Holding renders elderly woman homeless after demolishing her house allegedly built on railroad reserve, company did not respond

Reli Assets Holding has demolished an elderly woman's house allegedly constructed on railway reserve area rendering her and her dependant grandchildren homeless. Amina Athumani Kwasa says she has lived in that house for many years. Reli Assets...

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11 April 2017

UNICEF report: Protecting children, including from economic exploitation, when climate change forces them to flee

Author: UNICEF

No Place To Call Home, shines a light for the first time on the impact on children’s rights when children are forced to flee from home because of climate change.Around the world, record numbers of children are on the move – 1 in 45 children have been...

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6 April 2017
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Author: Mame Woury Thioubou, Le Quotidien (Sénégal)

"Nutrition – Développement et santé : Nestlé adopte l’agenda des ODD", 1 avril 2017...

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4 April 2017
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Author: Heloisa Cristaldo, Agência Brasil (Brazil)

“Operação resgata 8 trabalhadores em situação análoga à escravidão no Tocantins”, 3 de março de 2017...

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