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Global report says 36 million people enslaved
Global Slavery Index study says Mauritania is biggest offender while India has the highest number of modern-day slaves.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2014 02:40 GMT
Lebanon's migrant workers under pressure
A Lebanese court recently ruled in favour of a foreign domestic worker, but rights groups say many challenges persist.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 10:01 GMT
Is the world still afraid of Iran?
Netanyahu's claims aside, Iran's evil enemy rap sheet may not be looking so bad these days.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 09:14 GMT
Ugly truth behind global beauty industry
Top cosmetic brands rely on Indian children working in illegal mines to extract mica, key ingredient in makeup products.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 09:59 GMT
Syria's 'lost generation' in Lebanon
Educated, middle-class Syrian refugees are struggling to find jobs under a myriad of restrictions in Lebanon.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 12:18 GMT
Palestinian entrepreneurs struggle in Lebanon
Despite the challenges of running a business from a refugee camp, many Palestinians are doing so out of necessity.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2014 12:48 GMT
Turkish women's informal work - a complex story
Many Turkish women struggle with accessing formal employment and adequate social security.
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 15:50 GMT
Somali PM: Donors must deliver on promises
Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed tells international donors to be more accountable and work more closely with the government.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2014 12:21 GMT
Syrian women vie for few jobs in Lebanon
A lack of employment opportunities pushes Syrian refugees to opt for informal jobs, leaving them open to exploitation.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 08:52 GMT
Childhood lost: Syria's youth toil in Jordan
Facing severe economic hardship, Syrian refugee children are dropping out of school to work to support their families.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 08:41 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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