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11 December 2017

Institute for Human Rights & Business publishes list of top 10 business & human rights issues for 2018

Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business

Marking International Human Rights Day on the 10th of December 2017 IHRB has published its ninth annual list of the Top 10 Business & Human Rights Issues for the coming year....

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11 December 2017
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Author: RFI

"Mali: 5 employés d'une société chinoise de télécoms enlevés et retrouvés morts", 10 décembre 2017...

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11 December 2017

Report alleges Elbit Systems' subsidiary sold spyware used by Ethiopia govt. to spy on dissidents; company comments

A report by University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs' Citizen Lab alleges that Elbit System's subsidiary sold spyware used to spy on dissidents by Ethiopian govt. The company responded that it only sells surveillance products to law...

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11 December 2017

Report claims Elbit System's subdiary sold spyware used to target Ethiopian dissidents

Author: The Citizen Lab (Munk School of Global Affairs), Canada

"Champing at the Cyberbit Ethiopian Dissidents Targeted with New Commercial Spyware"...

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10 December 2017

Commentary: Digital labour platforms can be exploitative & profit from social & political upheaval in the Middle East

Author: Miranda Hall, openDemocracy

"#Tech4Worse: The problem with digital labour initiatives for the Middle East", 7 December 2017...

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8 December 2017

Commentary: Business schools should incorporate human rights & social responsibility into curriculum

Author: Caroline Kaeb, Assistant Professor, University of Connecticut & David J. Scheffer, Professor, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Business and Human Rights Journal

"Build It and They Will Come: The Formative Stages of Human Rights Education in Business Schools", 5 Dec 2017...

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7 December 2017

EU: Commission says internet co.s must do more against extremist material or face legislation; Facebook & Google to hire more moderators

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6 December 2017

Blog: How can we ensure access to remedy when decisions are made by machines rather than humans?

Author: Dunstan Allison-Hope, BSR

By vastly improving our analytical capability, artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to address some of humanity’s most pressing challenges, including those relating to healthcare, education, transportation, counter-terrorism, and criminal...

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5 December 2017
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright:www.novethic.fr)

« D'ici 2030, 375 millions de travailleurs vont devoir changer de métier à cause de l'automatisation », 3 décembre 2017...

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