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24 March 2017
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Author: Association Sherpa, dans La Tribune (France)

« Quand les multinationales réduisent les défenseurs des droits humains au silence », 23 mars 2017...

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23 March 2017

Commentary: Lessons from UK, US regulations for Australian efforts to tackle modern slavery

Author: Jeffrey Vogt, Solidarity Centre in Open Democracy (USA)

“Efforts to clean up global supply chains so far come up short”, 22 Mar 2017...

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21 March 2017
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Hace 2 años, las y los jornaleros de San Quintín se manifestaron ante las precarias condiciones laborales (falta de seguridad social, de un salario digno, acoso sexual y malos tratos). Dos años después, las y los jornaleros protestan por la falta de...

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21 March 2017
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Author: Jamil Chade, Estadão/Conectas (Brazil)

“Brasil é denunciado à ONU após TST vetar 'lista suja' do trabalho escravo”, 21 de marco de 2017...

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21 March 2017

Call for contributions: Research into the Facilities Management Sector

Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business

The UK Modern Slavery Act has increased the focus in the UK on the conditions of workers in both direct and extended supply chains. Facilities management is a growing sector within the UK and globally, but more awareness is needed of the ways in which...

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21 March 2017

ILO revises Tripartite Declaration on multinational enterprises - includes new principles to achieve decent work for all

Author: International Labour Organisation

"ILO revises its landmark Declaration on multinational enterprises"...

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21 March 2017

Qatar under scrutiny at ILO for forced labour, treatment of migrant workers

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21 March 2017
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Author: Anne-Catherine Husson-Traore, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Droits humains: une notation publique pour 100 multinationales », 21 mars 2017...

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20 March 2017

Banks can help combat human trafficking by reporting suspicious financial activity, says Royal United Services Institute

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20 March 2017
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