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18 February 2020

Australia: Farms workers of fruit & vegetable grower Costa are found living in 'slum-like conditions'

Author: Katri Uibu & Erin Cooper, ABC News

"Dozens of farm workers found living in five-bedroom building in Latrobe in Tasmania's north", 7 February 2020...

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12 February 2020

UAE: Construction companies allegedly polluting canals with site waste

Author: Gillian Duncan, The National (UAE)

"Construction companies still pumping waste into the water in al Raha," 8 Feb 2020...

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7 February 2020

ILO & IOE compliance guide developed to protect Middle East construction workers

In January 2020, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and International Organisation for Employers (IOE) jointly released a guidance tool intended to support actors involved in the Middle East construction industry to develop policies and...

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6 February 2020
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Author: Bruno Taitson, WWF (Brazil)

"Crime de Brumadinho: um ano depois, nenhum projeto aprovado no Congresso-Proposições da Comissão Externa da Câmara, para aumentar segurança de barragens e definir reparação de danos causados pelo setor de mineração estão há quatro meses paradas no...

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Article
5 February 2020

Poor working conditions and low wages threatens Ethiopia's industrial parks' vision to spur industrial revolution

Author: AFP

"Angry workers spurn Ethiopia's 'industrial revolution'"...

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30 January 2020
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Ex-presidente da Vale e mais outros 15 funcionários, inclusive da TÜV Süd, são denunciadas por homicídio doloso e crimes ambientais pelo rompimento da barragem de Brumadinho. Para saber mais sobre o caso em português, clique aqui.

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30 January 2020
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Author: Comissão Pastoral da Terra (Brazil)

"Confira a programação da Semana Nacional de Combate ao Trabalho Escravo", 28 de janeiro de 2020...

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27 January 2020

UK: Second phase of Grenfell Tower fire inquiry to consider role of construction, design and cladding companies

On 27 January 2020, the second phase of the Grenfell Tower inquiry, commissioned by the UK Governement to examine the circumstances surrounding the fire that claimed 72 lives in 2017, is set to begin. While the first phase focused on the night of the...

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23 January 2020

India: Citizenship law leads to more forced evictions with migrant workers being the most vulnerable

Author: Rina Chandran, Reuters

"More evictions feared in India as citizenship law is enforced", 24 January 2020...

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21 January 2020

Flatmates.com.au's response

22 January 2020...

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