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19 January 2018

EU Fundamental Rights Agency finds civil society in all member states is facing increasing challenges

Author: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (EU)

"Challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU", 19 Jan 2018...

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18 January 2018
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El activista defensor de derecho y del medio ambiente Ronald David Barillas Díaz, miembro del Parlamento Xinca y reconocido líder de la comunidad, fue asesinado el pasado 9 de enero en el departamento de Santa Rosa. Ronald dedicó su activismo a...

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18 January 2018

Guatemala: Ronald David Barillas, environmental & human rights defender working on impacts of sugar and mining, killed

Ronald David Barilla, a member of the Xinka indigenous parliament and a well-known leader of the community, was killed on 9th of January in Santa Rosa, Guatemala, by unknown people. Ronald’s work stressed the environmental impact of the sugar...

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16 January 2018
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A pesar de haberse firmado el acuerdo de paz con la guerrilla de las FARC, persisten acciones violentas de grupos armados ilegales. Unos de los objetivos de dichos grupos son dirigentes campesinos e indígenas que luchan por la defensa de sus derechos....

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16 January 2018
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Author: Élisabeth Schneiter, Reporterre (France)

« 312 défenseurs de l'environnement et des droits humains ont été assassinés en 2017 », 16 janvier 2018...

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16 January 2018
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Author: Piero Locatelli, Repórter Brasil (Brazil)

"Indígenas do Maranhão buscam romper com o resto da sociedade-Conhecidos por expulsar madeireiros do seu território, os Ka'apor trabalham em um movimento maior, que busca a autonomia para controlar seu território", 9 de janeiro de 2018Em uma das...

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16 January 2018

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15 January 2018

Peru: Environmental defender killed by armed men allegedly acting on behalf of economic interests “grabbing” communal lands

Author: Peru Support Group

“Environment defender butchered in Lambayeque” – 13 January 15, 2018...

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15 January 2018
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Author: Centro de Derechos Humanos de la Montaña Tlachinollan (México)

“Reporte sobre los hechos ocurridos en La Concepción, Acapulco el 7 de enero”, 15 de enero de 2018...

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15 January 2018

Mexico: Villagers & ‘community police’ associated with opposition to La Parota dam attacked by unidentified armed men, Federal Police

Author: Upside Down World (USA)

“Anti-Dam Resistance Faces Death and Detention in Guerrero, Mexico”, 12 of January 2018...

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