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17 January 2017
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Author: Marie Viennot, France Culture

« Sherpa contre Samsung, la soft law en ligne de mire », 11 janvier 2017...

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17 January 2017

The role of business in implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals - new reports

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11 January 2017

Direito GV Law Review, UN Brazil and Fed. Univ. of Rio Grande do Sul open call for papers on business & human rights

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11 January 2017

OSCE Conference Report: Prevention of trafficking for labour exploitation in supply chains

Author: Organisation for Security & Cooperation in Europe

Conference Report: "Prevention of Trafficking for Labour Exploitation in Supply Chains” (7-8 September 2016)...

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11 January 2017

Policy paper outlines mechanisms to improve quality & accountability in textile industry auditing processes

Author: Carolijn Terwindt & Miriam Saage-Maass, European Center for Constitutional & Human Rights; Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

„Liability of Social Auditors in the Textile Industry”, December 2016...

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10 January 2017
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9 January 2017

Tracking human rights violations & environmental impacts in lithium batteries supply chains in China, DRC & So. America

This series of stories in the Washington Post found that the manufacture of lithium-ion batteries - the power source for smartphones, laptops and electric cars - is linked to human rights abuses and environmental pollution in cobalt mines in Congo,...

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9 January 2017

US judge to decide on jurisdiction in lawsuit against chocolate firms over alleged child slavery in Côte d'Ivoire

Author: Edvard Pettersson, Bloomberg (USA)

"Child Slavery Claims Against Nestle, Cargill Get One More Chance", 9 Jan 2017...

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5 January 2017

Commentary: Major European football clubs must investigate their sponsors' human rights records

Author: Peter Bengtsen, Le Monde diplomatique

“Football giants don’t check on sponsors - Where the money comes from”, July 2015...

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5 January 2017

Japan: Fast Retailing announces it will make its supply chain public "as soon as possible"

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