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UN Fears Rights Violations in China-backed Projects

A top U.N. official is expressing concern about whether China-backed development projects overseas will have adequate protections for human rights. The Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights is investigating the link between project financing and safeguards for human rights at a time when China has successfully led the creation of two banks, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the New Development Bank of BRICS-Brazil, Russia, India, China and South...

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