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3 April 2020

200 Colombians file US lawsuit against Chiquita seeking redress for family members allegedly murdered by paramilitary death squads

Author: EarthRights International

"Over 200 Colombian Plaintiffs File Claims for Torture and Killings Against Chiquita," 25 Mar 2020...

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30 March 2020

Ethiopia: Mursi tribesmen recall imprisonment, torture & land-grabbing by state agents who allegedly protect Chinese-run sugar plantations & refineries

Author: Roc Morin, Vice (USA)

"Kidnapping, Torture, and Stolen Land: The Brutal Reality of Ethiopia's New Sugar Wars"...

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30 March 2020

Somalia: Businesses fuelling insecurity by funding terrorism & promoting ethnic discrimination, claims columnist

Author: Osman Aidarus, MENAFN (Jordan)

"Chaos Profiteers: How Somalia's Business People are it's Main Nemesis?"...

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23 March 2020

UK Appeals Court rules African Minerals cannot be held liable for police's human rights abuses at iron mine in Sierra Leone

Author: Andrew Denny, india Jordan, Olga Owczarek, Suzanne Spears, Allen & Overy LLP

"Mining company not liable for unlawful acts of Sierra Leonean police," 19 Mar 2020...

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12 March 2020

Canadian Supreme Court Allows Corporate Liability for International Law Violations

Author: Preston Lim, LawFare

On Feb. 28, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered a landmark judgment in the case of Nevsun Resources Ltd. v. Araya. This case raised a largely unexplored question in Canadian law: whether plaintiffs can bring civil claims in Canada for human rights...

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6 March 2020

Commentary: Diverse actors build web of corporate accountability as market pressures continue to harm

Author: Joanne Bauer (Colombia University) for Open Global Rights

“Seeing business and human rights as a web of corporate accountability”, 5 March 2020...

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5 March 2020

Ethiopia: Recruitment agents complicit in exploitation of children as domestic workers

Author: Thomson Reuters Foundation

"Ethiopia's enslaved child maids seek solace at night school"...

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2 March 2020
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Author: El Espectador

“La información que falta en el libro entregado por Fedegán para hacer memoria” 29 de febrero de 2020 ...

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26 February 2020

Western Sahara: NGO reveals 2019 list of phosphate importers, allegedly complicit in natural resource plundering

In February 2020, Western Sahara Resource Watch published its annual P for Plunder report, documenting an overview of Morocco’s trade of phosphate rock from the occupied territory of Western Sahara during the previous year. The report recalls that such...

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23 February 2020
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Author: Revista Semana

“Luis Carlos Sarmiento Jr., presidente del grupo Aval, entrega su testimonio a la justicia” – 21 de febrero de 2020...

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