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28 October 2019

Bahrain: F1 performs U-turn on human rights abuses to raise issue of detained activist with government; includes company comments

Author: Maya Oppenheim, The Independent (UK)

"Formula One pledges to raise 'rape and torture' of jailed activist with Bahraini authorities but refuses to bin race," 27 Oct 2019...

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25 October 2019
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Author: Comisión Internacional de Juristas (CIJ), Federación Internacional de Derechos Humanos (FIDH) y la Organización Mundial Contra la Tortura (OMCT) en el marco del Observatorio para la Protección de los Defensores de Derechos Humanos, Centro por la Justicia y el Derecho Internacional (CEJIL), Front Line Defenders, Fundación Para La Justicia y el Estado Democrático de Derecho, Guatemala Human Rights Commission (GHRC-USA) y la Plataforma Internacional contra la Impunidad

“Carta Pública”, 25 de octubre de 2019...

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22 October 2019

Report highlights challenges migrant workers & refugees face in exercising rights to freedom of association, peaceful assembly & expression, including harassment & deportation

"Freedoms on the Move: The Civic Space of Migrant Workers and Refugees", October 2019...

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17 October 2019

USA government blacklists more Chinese tech companies due to concerns on treatment of Muslim minorities

In October 2019, the US government widened its trade blacklist to include eight Chinese technology and artificial intelligence companies due to concerns on China’s treatment of Muslim minorities....

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16 October 2019

Dutch development bank FMO allegedly finances projects where land grabbing & other abuses occur; bank denies allegations

Author: Erik van Zwam, Trouw

[Note: This is an unofficial summary translation of the original Dutch article.]...

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9 October 2019
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Author: El Diario (España)

“La crisis política en Ecuador se agrava entre intensas protestas, movilización de grupos indígenas y el traslado del Gobierno” – 9 de octubre de 2019...

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8 October 2019

Philippines: Alarming number of fatal attacks against environmental defenders related to agribusiness, mining & logging

The new Global Witness report denounces that in 2018, 30 land and environmental defenders were killed in the Philippines, making it the country with the highest number of such killings in the world. Their new investigation shows that mining,...

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8 October 2019

USA govt. widens trade blacklist to include eight Chinese artificial intelligence companies due to concerns on treatment of Muslim minorities

Author: David Shepardson & Josh Horwitz, Reuters

“U.S. expands blacklist to include China's top AI startups ahead of trade talks”, 8 Oct 2019...

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2 October 2019
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La defensa del ambiente es una actividad que se ha venido criminalizando a tal punto que los defensores y defensoras están siendo judicializados por sus acciones. La defensa del agua y el territorio, entre otros, se ha convertido en una labor peligrosa...

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2 October 2019

Report details threats, attacks and the misuse of the criminal justice system against environmental defenders

Author: Submitted in connection with the hearing “Misuse of Criminal Justice Systems to Retaliate Against Environmental Human Rights Defenders” at the 173d Period of Sessions of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

“Report on the Misuse of Criminal Justice Systems to Retaliate Against Environmental Defenders”, 21st September 2019...

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