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5 December 2019

USA: Formosa Plastics settles waterways pollution lawsuit for $50 million

Author: Kiah Collier, Texas Tribune (USA)

"Retired Texas shrimper wins record settlement from plastics giant", 4 Dec 2019...

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20 June 2019
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Author: Arnaud Vaulerin, Libération (France)

« Vietnam : après la pollution, Formosa rattrapé par la justice », 18 juin 2019...

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14 June 2019

Victims of marine pollution in Vietnam file lawsuit against Formosa Plastics Group in Taiwan

Author: Chinese Lingua team, Global Voice

"Vietnamese victims of 2016 marine disaster have filed a landmark lawsuit against Formosa Plastics Group in Taiwan", 11 Jun 2019...

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8 June 2019

Vietnam: Activist sentenced to six years in prison for environmental protest against Taiwanese steel company

Author: Ivana Kottasová & Angus Watson, CNN

"Vietnamese blogger sentenced to 6 years in jail for environmental protest", 7 June 2019 A Vietnamese environmental activist and blogger has been sentenced to six years in prison under the country's new law that cracks down on online dissent. Nguyen N...

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17 December 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on human rights defenders' global survey highlights role of cos. in attacks in several countries

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders (Switzerland)

"World report on the situation of human rights defenders", 17 Dec 2017...

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30 April 2018

Vietnam: Fourteen-year jail term of activist against Formosa Plastics waste spill upheld on appeal

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Vietnamese Environmental Activist's Sentence Upheld on Appeal", 24 April 2018...

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12 February 2018

Vietnam: Formosa activist faces 14-year imprisonment for documenting Formosa chemical spill

Author: Mongabay

"Vietnamese activist gets 14-year sentence for documenting chemical spill", 08 February 2018...

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23 January 2018
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El informe anual de la ONG Front Line Defenders indica que los países con más ataques a defensores fueron Colombia, Brasil, Honduras, México, Guatemala, El Salvador, Perú y Venezuela. Dentro del informe se destaca que el 67 por ciento defendía el...

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12 December 2017

Investors launch five-year global initiative to engage largest corporate greenhouse gas emitters to act on climate change

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4 December 2017

Vietnam: EU, rights groups score Vietnamese court’s ruling confirming ten-year prison on blogger ‘Mother Mushroom’ following criticism against govt.’s response on Formosa Plastic’s toxic waste spill

Author: Radio Free Asia

"EU, Rights Groups Call on Vietnam to Release Blogger 'Mother Mushroom'", 1 December 2017...

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