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23 February 2017

Jordan: UNHRC compact 1 year on - challenges for access to school & work for Syrian refugees remain

Author: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

"UNHCR consultations with refugees – The Jordan Compact, one year later, Understanding main challenges, analysis of the group discussions", 29 Jan 2017...

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23 February 2017

Mega-Sporting Events and Human Rights—A Time for More Teamwork?

Author: Lucy AMIS, Business and Human Rights Journal, Volume 2, Issue 1

Mega-Sporting Events (MSEs) like the Olympics and FIFA World Cup inspire humanity and have the potential to promote human rights, including through job creation and urban regeneration. Yet for over a decade MSEs have been linked to a pattern of human...

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21 February 2017

Turkey: Child labour widespread across agricultural, construction and textile sectors

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20 February 2017

USA: Over 100 workers in construction & service industry fired after joining "Day Without Immigrants" protests

Author: Daniel Politi, Slate (USA)

"Dozens Fired After Joining “Day Without Immigrants” Protests", 19 Feb 2017...

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1 February 2017

UK: Victims of modern slavery describe abuse in TV documentary

Author: Sally Hayden, Reuters (UK)

"British victims of modern slavery recount abuse in TV documentary", 31 Jan 2017...

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3 January 2017

New Zealand: Migrant workers widely exploited in horticulture, hospitality & other sectors, new study finds

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23 December 2016
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Author: Телеграф (Украина)

"В Киеве трое строителей упали с 70-метровой высоты, погиб один человек"...

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9 December 2016

USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers

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6 December 2016

Workers mobilize globally against LafargeHolcim human rights’ violations

Author: IndustriALL Global Union, Building and Wood Workers' Intl. & European Federation of Building and Woodworkers

6 Dec 2016...

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17 October 2016
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Author: Maxime Bertrand, Radio Canada

«Des entreprises sensibles à la santé mentale de leurs employés», 14 octobre 2016...

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