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3 July 2020
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Author: Laure-Anne Elkabbach, Public Sénat

« Le Sénat veut encourager les entreprises plus éthiques », 25 juin 2020....

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3 July 2020

ILO issues a brief on the impact of Covid-19 on workers in Jordan and Lebanon incl. recommendations

The International Labour and Fafo Institute for Labour and Social Research (Oslo, Norway) have conduct a survey to assess the impact of covid-19 on Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan and Lebanon. The survey highlights the challenges faced...

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3 July 2020

Jordan: Survey finds that 40% of the respondents have lost their jobs due to Covid-19

The Phenix Centre for Economic and Informatic studies have carried out published an online survey during the third week of May to assess the impact of Covid-19 on the economic conditions of families in Jordan. The survey builds upon the responses of 2...

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3 July 2020

Nestlé, Cargill, Archer Daniels Midland lawsuit (re Côte d'Ivoire)

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...

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2 July 2020

Central Asia: Chinese workers reportedly work overtime to stay on production schedule despite COVID-19 outbreak

Author: Eurasianet

“Chinese business briefing: Working overtime”, 4 June 2020...

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2 July 2020

COVID-19 fallout leaves women workers especially vulnerable & risks regression in workplace gender equality, says ILO

Author: Larry Elliott, The Guardian

“Progress on gender equality at risk from COVID-19 jobs crisis, says ILO”, 30 June 2020...

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2 July 2020
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Author: La Prensa Grafica (El Salvador)

"Empresas deben repensar estrategia con la reapertura en El Salvador", 1 de julio de 2020...

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2 July 2020
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Author: El País (Costa Rica)

"Riesgos de trabajo infantil en 230 municipios de Guatemala", 12 de junio de 2020...

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2 July 2020
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T-MEC, el nuevo tratado de libre comercio entre México, los Estados Unidos y Canadá inicia su implementación, mientras organizaciones de la sociedad civil expresan preocupaciones sobre los posibles impactos negativos del trabajo, como la posible falta...

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2 July 2020

Mexico, USA and Canada: New free trade agreement implemented recognising deeply intertwined supply chains

Author: The Intelligencer (USA)

"Mexico celebrates start of new trade accord with US, Canada", 1 de julio de 2020...

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