Ethical Trade

Latest coronavirus: Daily infections in New York state exceed 1,000 for first time since May

New York State reported more than 1,000 new cases of Covid-19 in one day for the first time since mid-May, as cases increased due to slowing vaccination rates, the spread of Delta variant and relaxation of social measures. Authorities reported 1,156 new positive cases, representing a positivity rate of 1.39% …

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The Fiji Times »The island’s organic journey

A study has shown that Rotuma has the potential to branch out into the production of organic pollinated seeds for businesses. The study was carried out by the Pacific Ethical Trade Community (POETCom), the governing body of the organics movement within the Pacific Community (SPC). According to the iTaukei Trust …

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Students need know-how in intellectual property policies

AFRICA African higher education can only be the engine of innovation that the continent needs to be globally competitive if it focuses more on experiential or practical learning, according to Brian Asingia, CEO of the platform in DreamGalaxy line. Asingia believes that with the right policies, training, advice and support, …

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Naturepedic becomes the first non-food company to complete an organic fraud prevention program

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio, July 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Leaders of the sustainable mattress revolution, Naturepedic became the first certified organic non-food product to complement the Organic Trade Association’s new organic fraud prevention plan. The Organic Trade Association (OTA) recently launched its robust Organic Fraud Prevention Solutions program to …

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The return of the artefacts encountered highlights the legal and ethical risks of museums

Law360 (July 12, 2021, 5:21 p.m. EDT) – The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York recently made headlines with the announcement of its decision[1] to return three artifacts to Nigeria: a pair of 16th century brass plaques from the Benin court depicting a warrior chief and a subordinate court …

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The puzzle of North Korea and development cooperation

As the North Korean food security landscape continues to sink in deep waters, it is quite reasonable to look at the aspect of international development cooperation that has been rigorously emphasized, keeping the SDGs in mind. 17 of Agenda 2030. Over the years, North Korea’s acute food crisis The scarcity …

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This time a startup tried to hire me just to push clients’ products into job interviews • The Register

Years ago, before his service in the UK government and the AMP rebellious era, Terrence Eden was running a mobile technology consultancy when a London-based startup offered to pay him for interviews. hiring without intention to accept any offer. His only goal in approaching companies under the pretext of looking …

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Sustainable brand platform and Revolver trade fair in Copenhagen team up – WWD

MILAN – Sustainable Brand Platform, or SBP, is in expansion mode. Launched last year by Italian platform Idee Brand, the online destination uses blockchain technology to provide environmental and ethical reviews to independent fashion brands. The final objective is to support these labels in the evaluation and cataloging of their …

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Ethics Board Closes Investigation of Former Pennsylvania Victims Lawyer Jennifer Storm

Featured sound system is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive / The Patriot-News, TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG – After a more than a year-long investigation, state ethics investigators discovered that the former …

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Russian food retailer VkusVill apologizes for ‘hurtful’ ad for LGBT family

Russian organic grocer VkusVill has drawn its promotional material featuring an LGBT family and replaced it with an apology within a week of posting it. Social media users would have raided VkusVill and the gay family’s accounts with death threats after their story aired on Wednesday as part of a …

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