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16 November 2017

Malawi: How community-led activism prompted banks to withdraw from funding Lilongwe Water Project due to potential negative impact on livelihoods

Author: John Mwebe & Prekshar Kumar, in OpenGlobalRights

"Using community-led activism and public opinion to stop harmful development"...

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14 November 2017
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14 November 2017
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14 November 2017
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Author: Ricardo Senra, BBC Brasil em Washington (UK/Brazil)

"Brasileiros presos no Zimbábue em missão humanitária são soltos após julgamento-Após quase 24 horas detidos em uma prisão de Mutare, no Zimbábue, três brasileiros foram liberados depois de um julgamento no tribunal local de pequenas causas, que foi...

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13 November 2017
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Author: Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos, CNDDHH

“Audiencia determinará si Yanacocha indemnizará a Elmer Campos, baleado en el conflicto Conga”...

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10 November 2017

Abengoa responds regarding cases of arrested defenders in Mexico

Abengoa responded to our invitation to respond regarding an arrest warrant has been issued for Juan Carlos Flores Solis, Frente de Pueblos en Defensa del Agua y de la Tierra de Morelos, Puebla y Tlaxcala. Full response below:...

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8 November 2017

Swedish energy firm Vattenfall conducts “first” analysis of human rights risks of sourcing from Colombia

Author: Vattenfall

“New report on human rights risks in Colombia” – 07 November 2017...

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8 November 2017

BHP opposes Minerals Council of Australia's war on activist rights

Author: Michael Slezak, The Guardian (UK)

BHP has said it will not support the Minerals Council’s bid to strip environmental groups of their ability to advocate for policy change.The surprising move comes amid increasing pressure on [BHP] to distance itself from the Minerals Council [MCA],...

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7 November 2017
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Author: Eniko Horvath y Christen Dobson, CIEDH

“La centralización de los derechos humanos en el sector de las energías renovables” – 3 de noviembre de 2017...

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7 November 2017
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