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“Posco Unit Admits Using Cotton From Forced and Child Labor” – The Wall Street Journal – August 13, 2014

According to an article published in The Wall Street Journal on August 13, 2104 Daewoo International Corp., a subsidiary of steelmaker Posco, “has become a target of human-rights activists for using cotton that it admits is produced by child labor and forced adult labor in Uzbekistan.” Registered users may read the article on The Wall […]

“GFI Urges Obama, African Leaders to Prioritize Curbing Illicit Financial Flows at U.S.-Africa Summit” – Global Financial Integrity – August 4, 2014

“As African leaders descend on Washington this week for the historic U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, Global Financial Integrity (GFI) called on the Obama Administration and Heads of State from across the continent to prioritize efforts to curtail illicit financial flows from Africa, which GFI estimates cost the continent roughly US$55.6 billion per year over the past decade.” GFI […]