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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
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Author: Martin Safou, Gabonactu.com (Gabon)

"Les grévistes de Shell Gabon menacent de paralyser la production pétrolière du pays dans 24 heures", 16 janvier 2017...

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17 January 2017
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17 January 2017

Japan: ‘Death by overwork’ in Japan exposes dangers of overtime culture

Author: Leo Lewis, Financial Times (UK)

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17 January 2017

Low wages & corporate tax avoidance contribute to global income inequality, according to Oxfam report

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17 January 2017

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

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17 January 2017

USA: Lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler alleges employee evaluation process discriminates against African-American managers

Author: Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press (USA)

"Lawsuit: Automaker mistreats African-American managers in reviews, pay", 13 Jan 2017...

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16 January 2017

Nigeria: Protesters shut down Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals over death of a community leader; say company short-changing them

Author: Ann Godwin, The Guardian (Nigeria)

"Protesters shut down petrochemical firm in Rivers", 17 Jan 2017...

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16 January 2017

Business can contribute to UN Sustainable Development Goals through promoting ethical trade & workers' rights, shows report

Author: Ben Rutledge, Ethical Trade Initiative

...All countries and all stakeholders, acting in collaborative partnership, are expected to implement the goals. That very definitely includes business. Why? Because the focus is on ending poverty by building global prosperity through equitable and...

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16 January 2017
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