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Uganda: Govt. agency to probe Maguye Sugar Factory for allegedly mistreating workers, including harsh working conditions
Author: Prisca Baike, The Observer (Uganda)
"State agency plans probe into abuse of workers"...
- Related in-depth areas: Human rights defenders
Author: Ricardo Senra, BBC Brasil em Washington (UK/Brazil)
"Brasileiros presos no Zimbábue em missão humanitária são soltos após julgamento-Após quase 24 horas detidos em uma prisão de Mutare, no Zimbábue, três brasileiros foram liberados depois de um julgamento no tribunal local de pequenas causas, que foi...
- Related in-depth areas: Defensores/as de direitos humanos Últimas notícias sobre defensores/as de direitos humanos
Africa: Aviation expert on clues to help air travellers, including airlines staff, to detect cases human trafficking
Author: Michael Otieno, aviation consultant, in The EastAfrican (Kenya)
"Tell-tale signs of human trafficking onboard"...
Author: Danone Communities
"Danone Communities annonce deux nouveaux investissements pour développer l'accès à l'eau potable dans les pays émergents", 2 novembre 2017...
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E. Africa: Human Rights Impact Assessment highlights importance of country-specific due diligence to protect human rights of coffee sector workers
Author: Institute for Human Rights & Business
"Human Rights Impact Assessment: A report about the East African coffee sector in: Kenya, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Burundi"...
- Related in-depth areas: Supply chain UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
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On 3 May 2017, two former Ugandan employees of China Communication Construction Company (CCCC) filed a lawsuit in the High Court of Uganda against the company for unfair dismissal. They claim they were dismissed for being HIV positive. CCCC denies the...
Uganda: How a local advocacy group is organising against forced evictions & land grabbing, including by corporations
Author: Phil Wilmot (Solidarity Uganda), in Black Star News(USA)
“Ugandans Resist Land Grabbing and US-backed Dictatorship, an Interview with Phil Wilmot”...
Uganda: Locals seek compensation for damage to property, including houses & crops, during road construction to support oil-related operations
Author: The Observer (Uganda)
"Residents demand Shs 2bn compensation over Kaiso-Tonya rd"...