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January 18, 2016

Major electronics brands, including Apple, Samsung and Sony, are failing to do basic checks to ensure that cobalt mined by child laborers has not been used in their products, said Amnesty Internati...

December 15, 2015

Political activist Ko Wai Lu has been released from prison in Myanmar upon completion of his sentence.

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December 8, 2015

A handful of countries were blocking human rights references in important parts of the climate change agreement as ministers gathered in Paris on December 7, 2015 to continue climate change negotia...

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December 8, 2015

Amnesty International and Greenpeace International call on governments at COP 21 to protect human rights by including an explicit reference to human rights in Article 2 as well as agreeing to phase...

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