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20 May 2020

UK-based Camellia discloses a lawsuit has been filed against one of its Africa subsidiaries for alleged assault & sexual misconduct

Author: Victor Juma, Business Daily (Kenya)

"Kakuzi parent company faces claims in UK for Africa abuses"...

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19 May 2020

Intl. coalition of labour unions files complaint against McDonald's at OECD over 'systemic sexual harassment' of employees worldwide

Author: Anna Jean Kaiser, The Guardian

"McDonald's accused over 'systemic sexual harassment' of employees worldwide", 18 May 2020...

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13 May 2020

Malawi: Civil rights group furious over alleged incidents of human rights violation of workers by employers

Author: Chancy Namadzunda, Nyasa Times (Malawi)

‘HRDC Takes Petroda Malawi to Task for Abusing Worker - 'White-Collar Mob Justice' 12 May...

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12 May 2020

Myanmar: Garment workers allege factories are using COVID-19 to dismiss union members; Incl. intl. buyer comments

As thousands of garment workers in Myanmar have lost their jobs due to major apparel brands and retailers cancelling and delayed orders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, unions report some garment factories are using the pandemic as a pretext to...

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30 April 2020
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Author: CEJIL

"Nicaragua: Reporte independiente expone intereses detrás de violencia y despojo territorial del Pueblo Mískitu", 29 de abril de 2020...

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22 April 2020
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Author: Diario Las Américas

“Acoso sexual: Inician demanda contra McDonald's en EEUU” 14 de abril de 2020...

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18 April 2020

USA: McDonald's workers file $500m sexual harassment lawsuit

Author: BBC

Two McDonald's employees in Florida have filed a $500m (£400m) class action lawsuit, accusing the fast food giant of fostering "systemic sexual harassment". Jamelia Fairley and Ashley Reddick are named on behalf of some 5,000 women from over 100 US...

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14 April 2020

USA: McDonald's faces class action for inaction in sexual harassment cases

Author: Brendan Pierson, Reuters (USA)

"McDonald's faces class action over 'pervasive sexual harassment", 13 April 2020...

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7 April 2020

China: Former Shanghai-based employee sues Aldi for firing her after reporting boss's alleged sexual harassment

Author: Sixth Tone

“Shanghai Woman Sues Aldi Over Boss’s Alleged Misconduct”, 7 April 2020...

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7 April 2020

FIFA Human Rights Advisory Board publishes its fourth report

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