"Disappearances"

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12 November 2019
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Author: Mamadou Aliou Barry, Aminata.com (Guinée)

"Siguiri: le bilan macabre d’un éboulement dans une mine d’or revue à la hausse", 9 novembre 2019...

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5 November 2019
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Author: El Tiempo

"Continúa la búsqueda de los embera desaparecidos en el Sinú"-  28 de octubre de 2019...

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29 October 2019

Mexico: Community activist & leader in campaign to unionise Torex Gold Resources goes missing, feared dead

Oscar Hernández Romero, a community leader, has been missing since September 23 and is feared dead. Hernández, from Cócula, Guerrero, was a leader in the campaign to unionize the Canadian mining company Torex Gold Resources, which set up shop in 2017....

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29 October 2019
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Óscar Hernández Romero, trabajador despedido de la empresa minera Media Luna, filial de la canadiense Torex Gold, desapareció la noche del martes 23 de septiembre en las cercanías de Cocula, Guerrero. Óscar Hernández forma parte de un colectivo de 200...

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Company response
29 October 2019

Torex Gold Resources response

Author: Torex Gold Resources

...Torex Gold knows nothing about the disappearance of Oscar Hernandez. That said, we don’t expect that such a statement from us would change the mind of anyone that believes otherwise....

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6 August 2019

UN Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar exposes military business ties, calls for targeted sanctions & arms embargoes

This report by the U.N. Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, for the first time, establishes in detail the degree to which Myanmar’s military has used its own businesses, foreign companies and arms deals to support brutal operati...

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17 June 2019
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Author: E-Consulta (México)

“Exigen ceses en FGE por cateo violento en casa del activista Sergio Rivera”, 12 de junio de 2019...

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4 June 2019
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Author: Tiempo Argentino

Apelan la falta de mérito a empresarios acusados por delitos de lesa humanidad” 22 de mayo de 2019...

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30 May 2019

Report explores role of development financiers with regards to attacks against human rights defenders

Author: Coalition for Human Rights in Development

"Uncalculated Risks: Threats and attacks against human rights defenders and the role of development financiers" 30 May 2019...

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30 April 2019

Paraguay: After 6 months of peaceful protest, agreement reached between displaced Indigenous Tacuara’I & govt. over land now being used by soy bean agribusiness

Author: Open Democracy, Intercontinental Cry (USA)

“The Tacuara’i want to return home after being violently evicted from their ancestral territory” – 24 April 2019...

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