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3 April 2020

Cambodia: Rights group concerns over arrests & harassment of activists amid the Covid-19 pandemic measures

In late January, Cambodia's Prime Minister made a televised statement about the spread of misinformation regarding the COVID-19 virus outbreak originating from Wuhan, China. He also threatened to “kick out” reporters or officials seen wearing a face...

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2 April 2020

Weekly Update 1 April: COVID-19 - garment workers sacked as orders cancelled

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30 March 2020

Cambodia: 80,000 workers in entertainment service sector lose jobs as govt. seeks to curb Covid-19

 

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26 March 2020

Migrant Workers at Risk: Trends in Gulf Construction 2018-2019

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26 March 2020

VIDEO: Al Jazeera interview on COVID-19 and garment workers with BHRRC's Thulsi Narayanasamy

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25 March 2020

Investors with over US$4.5 trillion in assets criticise weak human rights performance of multi-national companies

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25 March 2020

Weekly Update 25 March: COVID-19 - Fears grow for women and migrant workers

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23 March 2020

East Africa: Project aims to help women benefit more from the wealth created by the extractive sector

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23 March 2020

Mexico: 74% vote against Constellation Brands brewery in Mexicali; private sector confederation rejects result

On Sunday 22nd March, the Mexican Government held a public consultation in Mexicali regarding the Constellation Brands brewery, a mega project that began construction in 2016.  74% of those who voted rejected the construction of the project.  The...

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20 March 2020

Cambodia garment factory will provide unpaid wages to 800 workers after Covid-19 suspends operations

 

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