Rights groups tell Meta to stop efforts to gag whistleblower

Rights groups are calling on Meta to halt attempts to silence Daniel Motaung, a South African content moderator and whistleblower that is suing it alongside Sama, its main subcontractor for content moderation in Africa, in Kenya over claims of union busting and exploitation. In a letter to Mark Zuckerberg, the group of over 80 organizations […]

Meta’s co-accused Sama to retain BCorp status until case is determined

Meta’s main subcontractor for content moderation in Africa, Sama, will retain its BCorp certification until the case against it in Kenya, over claims of union busting and exploitation, is determined. The referenced case, which also includes allegations against Meta, was filed in May this year by Daniel Motaung, a former content moderator in the East […]

Meta disputes allegations of poor work conditions at its contractor’s hub in Kenya

A few weeks ago, a law firm threatened to sue American social-media giant Meta and its main subcontractor for content moderation in Africa, Sama, over alleged unsafe and unfair work conditions at the latter’s hub in Kenya. The law firm, Nzili and Sumbi Advocates alleged that Sama had violated various the rights, including those of […]

Coaching-as-a-Service: 5 European startups making training and guidance for employees more accessible

Executive coaches have long been a staple in traditional corporate C-Suites. In recent years, founder coaches have become a more common trend in early-stage companies. Building a business from scratch, and dealing with ambiguity on a daily basis, can be extremely stressful and at times, isolating. Few can relate to the all-consuming nature of growing […]

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Meta and Sama face legal action in Kenya for alleged poor work conditions

Meta and Sama, its main subcontractor for content moderation in Africa, are facing a lawsuit in Kenya over alleged unsafe and unfair working conditions, if they fail to meet 12 demands on workplace conditions brought before them. Nzili and Sumbi Advocates, the law firm representing Daniel Motaung, a former Sama employee that was laid-off for […]