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20 February 2020

Honduras: Communities of Choluteca oppose solar energy project of the Norwegian company Scatec Solar

Communities of Choluteca inform that the solar energy panels of the Norwegian company, Scatec Solar, have caused criminalisation against human rights defenders of the territory. They also report that the project has not brought any benefit to the...

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18 February 2020
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Author: El Espectador

“Siete de nueve campesinos de Guacamayas defenderán su inocencia en libertad” - 17 de febrero de 2020 ...

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18 February 2020

Peru: Final hearing resumes in trial against 19 defenders criminalized for conflict between communities and MMG's Las Bambas mining company

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18 February 2020

Peru: Final hearing resumes in trial against 19 defenders criminalized for conflict between communities and MMG's Las Bambas mining company

Author: CooperAcción en Ocmal

[Excerpt translation from Spanish to English provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]...

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18 February 2020
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14 February 2020
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Author: Amnesty International

« Nigeria. 2020 pourrait être l’année du jugement pour Shell », 10 février 2020...

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13 February 2020

Myanmar: Fact-finding mission identifies businesses linked to the military that is accused of serious rights violations; some companies respond

The International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, established by the UN Human Rights Council, released a report on The economic interests of the Myanmar military (05 August 2019).  This report is also cited in the initiatory document for the ICC case...

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12 February 2020
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Author: Zona Franca

“Empresa de seguridad en Edomex, ligada a priistas, suma denuncias por abusos, lesiones, tortura…”, 6 de febrero de 2020...

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11 February 2020
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Author: Tercera Información

“Un órgano interministerial reconoce vulneraciones de Derechos Humanos de ACS por su actuación en una hidroeléctrica en Guatemala”, 4 de febrero de 2020...

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