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18 June 2020

Civil society urges African Union to address structural inequalities & impacts on women in COVID-19 response

Author: African Feminism; 300+ civil society signatories

 “African feminist post-COVID-19 economic recovery statement - [joint letter to African Union Special Envoys]”, June 2020...

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10 June 2020

UN Working Group on Business & Human Rights launches ambitious project to implement UNGPs more broadly in next decade

Author: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN)

“New UN Working Group project: Business and human rights - towards a decade of global implementation”, 9 June 2020...

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3 June 2020

UK: Almost 200 CEOs sign letter to Boris Johnson, calling on govt. to deliver a green recovery plan in the wake of COVID-19

Author: Jillian Ambrose, The Guardian

“Top business leaders call on Boris Johnson to set out green recovery plan”, 1 June 2020...

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25 May 2020

Visa Foundation names grantees to support Covid-19 recovery in Europe

Author: Visa Foundation (USA)

15 May 2020...

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13 May 2020

Experts warn that COVID-19 outbreak could lead to increase in child labour on Ghana & Côte d'Ivoire cocoa plantations

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28 April 2020
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Author: Дейкало Е. А., Гулак О. Н., Хлащенкова Ю. С., Воробьева Е. М.

Настоящее издание – аналитический обзор преимуществ, которые может иметь бизнес, если будет включать повестку прав человека в процессы управления компанией. Обзор является продолжением темы, издан в дополнение к Руководству [для бизнеса, государства и...

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24 April 2020

Belarus: EPAM, Wargaming donate 700,000 masks to healthcare workers in response to COVID-19

Author: Belsat

...In early April, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka admitted to the problem of the shortage of protective gear in Belarusian hospitals. In the light of this, software giant EPAM and video game corporation Wargaming purchased 700,000 FFP2 masks from the...

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9 April 2020

Africa: UN Global Compact on responsible business response to Covid-19

Author: UN Global Compact

"Responsible Business Response to Covid-19 in Africa"...

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6 April 2020

Pillar Two compiles resources for companies & investors to navigate responsibility to respect human rights during COVID-19 pandemic

Author: Pillar Two

"Managing human rights risks during and after Covid-19", 02 Apr 2020...

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26 March 2020

ERGO Network calls on employers to actively support Roma youth employment & truly inclusive workplaces

Author: ERGO Network

“Place for All: Inclusive work spaces are good for employers, employees & society”, 24 March 2020...

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