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UN Treaty Urgently Needed For Human Rights Defenders, Says New Report, Lara Adejoro, Daily Times (Nigeria), 11 Jun 2014 

Daughter Killed, Father Wounded in Gun Attack Likely Linked to Tahoe Resources (Goldcorp Inc.) Mine in Guatemala, Rights Action (US & Canada), 24 Apr 2014

Deadly Environment: The dramatic rise in killings of environmental and land defenders, Global Witness 23 Apr 2014

Great Lakes civil society organisations calling upon the Governments of Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Uganda to stop harassment against environmental and human rights defenders, Association Burundaise pour la protection de la Nature, ADEV-Actions pour les Droits, l'Environnement et la Vie (RDC), AFIEGO-Africa Institute for Energy Governance (Ouganda), Forest Peoples Program, Global Rights and other NGOs 07 Mar 2014 

Alternative Report on the controversial gold mining project in Colombia, Colombia Solidarity Campaign (UK) 07 Dec 2013

How about a SLAPP for your trouble?, Sudeep Chakravarti, Livemint.com (India) 28 Nov 2013

Thailand: Investigate Murder of Environmentalist, Human Rights Watch 27 Feb 2013

New acts of repression target land defenders in Guatemala, Grahame Russel, rabble.ca [Canada] 12 Dec 2012

Kawas v. Honduras – Protecting Environmental Defenders, Lauri R. Tanner, Journal of Human Rights Practice 03 Nov 2011

[PDF] Environmental Defender Law Center letter to Vale and Novelis on Candonga/Risoleta Neves Hydroelectric Dam [Brazil], Environmental Defenders Law Center, EDLC [USA] 2011-08-10

[PDF] Defending the Defenders - The Case of Fu Xiancai [China], Stacy Mosher, Human Rights in China September 2006

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