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ILO Governing Body welcomes Qatar’s commitment to bolster migrant worker rights
The ILO Governing Body announces a 3-year technical cooperation program in Qatar, recognizing the government’s commitment to ending the “kafala” sponsorship system.

Houston’s Mayor has signed an executive order to prevent human trafficking in city service contracts requiring contractors to monitor their own, and their subcontractors’, supply chains.
Responsible Business Alliance, formerly known as the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), has signed an agreement with the International Organization for Migration.
Court documents that are part of an investigation into the death of a seasonal laborer reveal that tomatoes from two UK food giants were picked by exploited workers.
A Global Witness investigation finds that companies caught up in the Yacu Kallpa scandal knew or had reason to suspect their exports from the Amazon rainforest were illegal.

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