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23 March 2017

Video: Civil society & MEP reactions to EU efforts to tackle conflict minerals in Dem. Rep. of Congo

Author: Magdalena Krukowska

[Video includes interviews with researchers from Catholic University of Bukavu (DRC) and Univ. of Antwerp (Belgium), European Network for Central Africa (EurAc), and Judith Sargentini (MEP Group of the Greens/Free Alliance)]

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21 March 2017

Google apologises over ads on extremist material; makes no commitment to prevent further abuse

Author: Rob Davies, the Guardian

"Head of Google Europe apologises over ads on extremist content", 20 Mar 2017...

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21 March 2017

USA: UPS, Nestlé & Microsoft among govt. contractors questioned on human rights due diligence following involvement in travel ban restrictions

Author: NomoGaia (USA)

“Companies are Helping the US Government Keep Travelers Out: Is it Rights-Respectful?”, 17 Mar 2017...

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20 March 2017
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Author: Perrine Signoret, Le Monde (France)

"Facebook et Instagram interdisent l'utilisation de vos données « à des fins de surveillance »", 14 mars 2017...

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16 March 2017

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Author: Privacy International (UK)

"Track, Capture, Kill: Inside Communications Surveillance and Counterterrorism in Kenya"

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16 March 2017

Kenya: Report alleges telecom firms complicit in violation of privacy by govt. agents; Safaricom comments

Privacy International has published a new investigation 'Track, Capture, Kill: Inside Communications Surveillance and Counterterrorism In Kenya'. The report documents how unregulated state surveillance is facilitating human rights abuses. In response,...

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16 March 2017

Privacy International's report on how telecommunication firms are complicit in violation of privacy by govt. agents

Author: Privacy International (UK)

"New Privacy International investigation exposes the role of Kenyan government surveillance in facilitating torture and extrajudicial killings"...

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Article
16 March 2017

Report reveals how Kenya police spy on your phone; includes Safaricom's comments

Author: Stella Cherono, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Report reveals how Kenya police spy on your phone"...

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Article
16 March 2017

USA: Over 60 tech firms incl. Apple, Google & Facebook opt out of legal challenge to 2nd travel ban

Author: David Ingram, Thomson Reuters Foundation (USA)

“Apple, Google, Facebook skip legal challenge to new travel ban”, 15 Mar 2017...

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15 March 2017

Commentary: Tax should be viewed as funding human rights-related expenditure, not a business expense, says expert

Author: Sorley McCaughey, Christian Aid Ireland, on TheJournal.ie

"'Tax isn't just an expense, it's a societal good and an investment in all our futures'", 13 Mar 2017...

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