Human Rights/Labor Rights
Tech-savvy sex traffickers stay ahead of authorities as lure teens online   
November 16, 2015
- Reuters - LURED WITH JOB OFFERS Globally, nearly 21 million people are victims of human trafficking, a $150 billion industry, according to the United Nation's î??International Labour Organizationî??. An estimated 4.5...
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BLOG | The Syrian Refugee crisis and co-operatives   
November 15, 2015
- thenews.coop - The International Co-operative Allianceâ??s Committee on Co-operative Research (ICA CCR) and the î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) is hosting a research conference from 8 to 10...
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Wednesday preview: UK unemployment eyed flat, Sainsbury's plunging profits   
November 15, 2015
- Hargreaves Lansdown - The UK Labour Force Survey for September will be delivered at 0930 GMT, following on from the last î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) measure of unemployment of 5.4% three months to...
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Global Joblessness: The Real Number   
November 15, 2015
- DIPLOMATIC COURIER - According to the î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO), global unemployment is 5.9%. That figure by itself suggests there isnâ??t a global jobs problem. It tells us that of the more...
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Experts Sounds Alarm On 'Critical Situation' Faced By Indigenous Peoples Of Honduras   
November 14, 2015
- Newsroom America - Meanwhile, Ms. Tauli-Corpuz praised Hondurasâ?? ratification of î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) Convention 169 on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples and its favourable vote on the...
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$4.5 Million Awarded to Reduce Child Labor in Ghana   
November 14, 2015
- Occupational Health&Safety - The U.S. Department of Labor's î??Bureau of International Labor Affairsî?? has awarded $4.5 million to Winrock International as part of a four-year project titled "Mobilizing Community...
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DOL to spend $12M on efforts to reduce child labor in West Africa   
November 14, 2015
- The Hill - 3 reasons Bernie Sanders is now... With Hillary Clinton's growing email scandal, Sanders is now the Democrats... Trump reignites Megyn Kelly feud... The Fox News anchor returned to "The Kelly File" Monday night after a...
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Cambodian gov't approves draft law regulating trade unions   
November 14, 2015
- Xinhua News Agency - However, the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) said the current version of the draft bill does not take into account many of the employers' concerns, but those of the î??International...
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America's 3 Most Overpaid CEOs   
November 13, 2015
- MSN - Earlier this year, the î??As You Sowî?? organization released a list of the 100 most overpaid CEOs among the 500 companies in the S&P 500 (according to 2013 compensation), and Adkerson was ranked No. 3. His...
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U.N. investigators to visit Qatar to probe work conditions   
November 13, 2015
- Thomson Reuters Foundation - TORONTO, Nov 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The î??International Labour Organizationî?? will send a delegation to investigate working conditions in Qatar following complaints that the...
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