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27 April 2017
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Author: Différentes organisations dont ActionAid France-Peuples solidaires, Clean Clothes Campaign, Ethical Trade Finland, Human Right Watch, ICAR, dans La Libre (Belgique)

« La Commission européenne doit imposer la transparence des filières d’approvisionnement en vêtements (Lettre ouverte) », 26 avril 2017...

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26 April 2017

"What is Worker-driven Social Responsibility (WSR)?"

Author: Worker-Driven Social Responsibility Network (USA)

...[Low]-wage workers at the base of corporate supply chains remain isolated, vulnerable, exploited and abused... Corporations...bear responsibility for ensuring that human rights are respected in their suppliers’ operations, but they tend to treat...

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26 April 2017

EU: NGO highlights need for robust privacy rights for users in e-privacy regulation

Author: Fanny Hidvegi, Access Now

"Europe’s e-Privacy Regulation must level the playing field — for the users", 13 Apr 2017...

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25 April 2017
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Author: Human Rights Watch

« Davantage d'entreprises devraient révéler où leurs vêtements sont fabriqués », 20 avril 2017...

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24 April 2017

NGO coalition urges 72 clothing companies to commit to supply chain transparency pledge

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23 April 2017

Open letter to the European Commission: High time to impose transparency in the garment supply chain

Author: Clean Clothes Campaign

...The lack of public data on the garment supply chain has been a strong barrier to the improvement of working conditions and to securing respect for human rights... The time has come for the European Commission to develop a smart mix of rules that...

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21 April 2017

Uganda: Local farmers failure to support rice project attributed to lack of information, including by the prospective investor

The failure by local farmers to support a rice project has been blamed for failure to adequately consult the local community and provide information, including the details of the prospective private investor.

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20 April 2017

Expert says farmers rejected rice project due to lack of information on the project by govt. and investor

Author: James Wire Lunghabo, in Daily Monitor (Uganda)

"Why Butaleja farmers rejected the Shs26b rice scheme project"...

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20 April 2017

EU: NGOs call on European Commission to impose more transparency in garment supply chains

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20 April 2017

Report: Follow the Thread: The Need for Supply Chain Transparency in the Garment and Footwear Industry

Author: Clean Clothes Campaign, Human Rights Watch, IndustriALL Global Union, International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, International Labor Rights Forum, International Trade Union Confederation, Maquila Solidarity Network, UNI Global Union, Worker Rights Consortium

More apparel and footwear companies should join 17 leading apparel brands that have aligned with an important new transparency pledge, a coalition of unions and human rights and labor rights advocates said in a joint report issued today. The pledge...

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