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21 February 2018
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Author: Spiegel Online

Der britische Privatdetektiv Peter Humphrey, der 23 Monate lang im Gefängnis des Shanghaier Stadtbezirks Qingpu eingesperrt war, berichtet in der "Financial Times" von den Haftbedingungen - und belastet dabei auch Modeketten wie H&M und C&A....

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21 February 2018
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Author: El Diario (España)

...Los zafreros del Amazonas boliviano rozan la esclavitud en pleno siglo XXI debido a las pésimas condiciones de trabajo y a los ínfimos salarios que perciben de algunos empresarios, que se aprovechan de su necesidad para pagarles un precio hasta...

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21 February 2018

H&M, C&A, 3M to investigate report alleging Chinese prison inmates made packaging used by co's

Author: Reuters

European fashion giants H&M and C&A, as well as technology company 3M, are looking into a report in the Financial Times alleging that inmates of a Chinese prison made packaging used by the companies......

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20 February 2018

New model guidelines published on govt. measures to prevent trafficking for labour exploitation in supply chains

Author: OSCE Office of the Special Representative and Co‐ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings

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20 February 2018
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Author: La Prensa (Nicaragua)

“Nicaragüenses detenidos en Panamá fueron liberados por orden judicial”, 19 de febrero de 2018...

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17 February 2018

Thailand uses optical scanning technology to ensure fishermen stay on boats they are registered to curb slave labour & human trafficking

Author: AFP, The Nation

 "Thailand to scan eyes of workers in notorious seafood industry", 16 February 2018...

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Report
13 February 2018

South Korea: Migrant fishermen subject to human rights violations, say NGO and IOM

Author: Advocates for Public Interest Law; International Organization for Migration

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13 February 2018
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Author: Lepetitjournal.com Bangkok avec AFP

 « Procès en diffamation contre des ouvriers migrants pour s'être plaints », 9 février 2018...

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9 February 2018
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Author: Le Monde (France)

 « Prison ferme pour « traite d’êtres humains » dans un salon de coiffure parisien», 8 fevrier 2018...

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9 February 2018

France: Public prosecutor closes case against Vinci for allegations of forced labor in Qatar; NGO Sherpa seeks to refer case to an investigating judge

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