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31 March 2020

Europe: Apps developed to fight COVID-19 raise privacy concerns

Author: Reuters (UK)

In Europe, Tech Battle Against Virus Clashes with Privacy Culture, 26 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

Cambodia: EU, UNICEF and child rights groups partner with Cambodian govt. to promote and protect child rights in a three-month campaign

Author: Davin Sen, Khmer Times

"EU holds campaign to promote child rights", 26 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

Cambodia: Govt. issues an income tax exemptions directive for factories producing textile & garment, footwear and luggage after EC's EBA decision

Author: SoK Chan, Khmer Times

"Government permits tax exemptions on specific goods", 27 March 2020...

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27 March 2020

EU: Upcoming conflict minerals regulation will not cover technology companies

Author: Sebastian Klovig Skelton, ComputerWeekly.com

"Upcoming conflit minerals regulation does not cover major technology companies", 9 March 2020....

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25 March 2020

Former head of Front Line Defenders Mary Lawlor named new UN special rapporteur for human rights defenders

Author: Front Line Defenders

"Front Line Defenders Welcomes the Appointment of Mary Lawlor as UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders", 12 Mar 2020...

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20 March 2020

EU: Google responds to workers’ request to establish a worker council

Author: Daphne Leprince-Ringuet, ZD Net

“Amid growing employee activism, Google agrees to set up a workers council in Europe”, 19 March 2020...

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18 March 2020

As EU borders close to fight COVID-19 spread, frontier workers feel the pain

Author: Nik Martin, DW

As EU borders are shut, frontier workers feel the pain, 12 March 2020 ...

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17 March 2020

Commentary: COVID-19 outbreak highlights need for protection of human rights online & scrutiny of internet service providers

Author: Marta Achler, European Center for Not-For-Profit Law

“COVID-19 responses - why we need to protect the human right to act and assemble online”, 13 March 2020...

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9 March 2020

EU Commission proposes legislation to enshrine commitment to climate-neutrality by 2050 amid criticism over lack of interim 2030 target

On 4 March 2020, the EU Commission presented a proposal to enshrine in lawn the EU's commitment to be climate neutral by 2050, and launched a public consultation on the future European Climate Pact. Environmental activists have criticised the proposal...

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9 March 2020

EU Commission unveils Gender Equality Strategy

Ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March, the EU Commission released its Gender Equality Strategy, outlining actions for the next five years, including, among others, ending gender-based violence, also online, and ensuring equal participation and...

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