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Friday, February 22, 2019
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Disney Doll Factory in China Investigated over Treatment of Workers

By Kieran Guilbert LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  A Chinese factory making Disney and Fisher-Price dolls is being investigated over its treatment of workers by an ethical...
Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno Garces addresses the General Assembly in New York

Ecuador’s Moreno Says Wikileaks’ Assange Can Leave Embassy if He Wants

QUITO (Reuters)  Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno said on Thursday that there was a "path" for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to leave the South American country's...
Rural workers break cocoa fruit at a farm in Medicilandia

Global Chocolate Supply Chain Tainted by Abuses in Brazil – Report

By Fabio Teixeira RIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  The global chocolate supply chain is tainted by the use of cocoa from Brazilian farms where human...
A pilot flies a Phantom drone by DJI company at the 4th Intergalactic Meeting of Phantom's Pilots in an open secure area in the Bois de Boulogne, western Paris

Drones, Data and Digital Tools Lauded as New Ways to Fight...

By Zoe Tabary LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  From "citizen science" identifying slavery to drones mapping degraded land, technology and data can help create a "search bar...
A one kilogramm gold bar imprinted with the word 'Switzerland' is displayed in a Swiss bank in Bern

Swiss Propose Gold Transparency to Avoid Human Rights Breaches

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi ZURICH (Reuters) Switzerland stopped short of new laws to ensure that gold it imports for refining has not been produced in violation...
American actress Amber Heard speaks about her human rights experiences in Geneva

Actress Amber Heard Says Birth on U.S.-Mexico Border Sparked Rights Activism

GENEVA (Reuters)  U.S. actress Amber Heard, a star of the upcoming "Aquaman" superhero movie and a U.N. human rights champion, said on Monday her childhood...
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