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21 January 2020

OECD complaint filed against Swiss energy company for investing in Norwegian wind project opposed by indigenous people

On 16 January 2020, the Society for Threatened People (STP) filed a complaint with the Swiss National Contact Point against energy company BKW for investing in a wind farm project in western Norway. Storheia, the site of one of the wind farms is an...

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20 January 2020

Kenya: Local community's suit against Lake Turkana Wind Power for alleged unlawful land acquisition resumes

Author: Charles Wanyoro, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Lake Turkana Wind Power case to resume today"...

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20 January 2020

Occupied Territories of Palestine: Major Agritech companies implicated in land grabbing and rights violations, according to a new report

A recent report, issued by the independent research center, Who Profits, finds that Israeli agritech companies are deeply complicit in the ongoing occupation of Palestinian and Syrian land....

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18 January 2020

Brazil: Video explains new indigenous alliance to resist the government´s development plans in the Amazon

Author: BN Americas

“Brazil's indigenous oppose Amazon development plans”, 16th January 2020...

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17 January 2020
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Author: Drbyos, Nouvelles du Monde

« L'industrie agricole n'est pas suffisamment attachée aux droits de l'homme », 14 Jan 2020...

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16 January 2020
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Author: Yndara Vasques, Brasil de Fato/Território Indígena Arariboia (MA) (Brazil)

"Massacrados e criminalizados, Guajajara fazem denúncias a frente parlamentar", 15 de janeiro de 2020 ...A aldeia Juçaral, na Terra Indígena (TI) Arariboia,...Maranhão, recebeu...da Frente Parlamentar Mista em Defesa dos Direitos dos Povos Indígenas…[...

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16 January 2020
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Eine am 15. Januar 2020 von Germanwatch und Misereor veröffentlichte Studie dokumentiert Menschenrechtsverletzungen im Agarsektor und analysiert die menschenrechtliche Sorgfalt 15 deutscher Unternehmen. Dabei kommt die Studie zu dem Schluss, dass trotz...

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15 January 2020
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Las comunidades totonacas de San Mateo Tlacotepec y San Felipe Tepatlán de la Sierra Norte de Puebla han acusado a Walmart y Comexhidro, las dos empresas involucradas en la construcción propuesta de una hidroeléctrica que cruzará sus territorios, de no...

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15 January 2020

Papua New Guinea: Companies' eyes are on Panguna mine following Bougainville's referendum

Author: Natalie Whiting, ABC

"Bougainville voted yes to becoming the world's newest nation. Now begins the gold rush", 14 December 2019...

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13 January 2020
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Author: Leonardo Sakamoto em UOL Notícias

“MP da regularização fundiária "premia" quem usou trabalho escravo”, 17 de dezembro de 2019...

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