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3 December 2018

Honduras: Berta Cáceres case sends message to powerful interests behind killings of defenders they can no longer rely on impunity

Author: Jonathan Watts, The Guardian (UK)

"Berta Cáceres case: a warning for those who would kill activists", 30 Nov 2018...

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3 December 2018

Honduras: Defender's Berta Cáceres' murder trial results in convictions - but politicians & masterminds escape justice

On 2 March 2016, the well-known Honduran human rights and environmental rights defender Berta Cáceres was killed in the town of La Esperanza, Honduras. The trial of those charged with her murder, which opened in September 2018, was monitored by an int...

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19 November 2018

Finnfund invites comments on its draft Human Rights Statement; activist group responds

In preparation for publishing its Human Rights Statement, Finnish development finance fund, Finnfund, invited stakeholders to submit comments on its first draft. Activist specialist group Indigenous People and the Earth responded to Finnfund's call,...

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18 May 2018

Honduras: Berta Cáceres' organization COPINH to take legal action against Dutch development bank over dam project

Author: Liz Ford & Sam Jones, The Guardian (UK)

"Bank faces lawsuit over Honduras dam project as spirit of Berta Cáceres lives on", 18 May 2018...

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13 March 2018
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Author: Transnational Institute

“Extractivismo y resistencia comunitaria en Honduras”, 6 de marzo de 2018...

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24 January 2018

BankTrack paper explores responsibilities of banks allegedly contributing to human rights violations through finance

In this briefing paper, BankTrack examines whether private sector banks may have contributed to adverse human rights impacts through their provision of finance. The paper explores eight cases of human rights abuses and the relationship and...

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23 January 2018
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Un informe de la Red de vigilancia a la Banca, BankTrack, denominado “De qué modo contribuye la banca a los abusos de derechos humanos” (en inglés), se menciona la financiación que diversos bancos han efectuado a empresas en distintos países. El...

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7 November 2017

Dam Violence. The plan that killed Berta Cáceres

Author: Roxanna Altholz, Jorge E. Molano Rodríguez, Dan Saxon, Miguel Ángel Urbina Martínez & Liliana María Uribe Tirado, Grupo Asesor Internacional de Personas Expertas

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2 November 2017

Honduras: Finnfund & FMO react to new report on Berta Caceres' murder

Author: FMO & Finnfund

"FMO and Finnfund's initial reaction to the Gaipe report", 2 Nov 2017...

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2 November 2017

Honduras: New report by independent experts finds evidence of collusion between co. & govt. in murder of Berta Caceres; investors & co. respond

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