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Commentary: Current approaches to policing child labour might cause greater harm to working children
Author: Roy Maconachie, Sam Okyere, Neil Howard, openDemocracy (UK)
Child workers need rights, not policing, to weather the pandemic, 12 June 2020...
Tesla secures cobalt sourcing deal with Glencore, despite human rights concerns linked to cobalt mining
Author: Sam Shead, CNBC
"Tesla plans to use Glencore cobalt in new Gigafactories", 16 June 2020....
Chile: UN highlights human rights impact of the rise in electric car battery production in this country and in DRC
Author: UN News
“UN highlights urgent need to tackle impact of likely electric car battery production boom” – 28 June 2020...
Author: Bloomberg et Intellivoire
« Nestlé et Cargill auraient utilisé le travail d'enfants maliens en Côte d'Ivoire : La Cour suprême américaine va se prononcer », 3 juillet 2020....
In 2005, three individuals from an NGO filed a class action lawsuit in the USA against Nestlé, Archer Daniels Midland, and Cargill alleging they had been trafficked from Mali as child slaves and forced to work in the Côte d'Ivoire on plantations which...
USA: Supreme Court will hear case against Nestlé, Cargill, and Doe alleging child labour in the Côte d'Ivoire
Author: Corporate Accountability Lab
"More trouble ahead for the ATS? SCOTUS grants cert in Nestle case," 2 Jul 2020...
- Related stories: Nestlé, Cargill, Archer Daniels Midland lawsuit (re Côte d'Ivoire)
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- Related companies: Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Cargill Nestlé
Uzbekistan: Fair recruitment, effective accountability needed to end forced labor as independent labor monitors harassed, arbitrarily detained
Author: Uzbek Forum for Human Rights
23 June 2020...