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About Ayesha Carmouche

Ayesha Carmouche is advocacy and communication manager for the CORE Coalition, the UK civil society network on corporate accountability. Follow her on Twitter @ayeshacarmouche.

Articles by Ayesha Carmouche

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Women’s voices must not be ignored in business and human rights talks

The corporate rush for land and resources in the Global South has gender-specific impacts on women, who are routinely excluded from decision-making.

The case for independent investigation of deaths in mental health institutions

When someone dies in a mental health unit in England or Wales, there is currently no obligation to carry out an independent inquiry.

New technologies cannot substitute political will

New technologies have the capacity to both emancipate and control individuals and their choices. Our pre-occupation should then concern the intrinsic moral values of users and their commitment to democratic citizenship and human rights.

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