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15 February 2017
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Author: Francisco Javier Zamora Cabot, Papeles el tiempo de los derechos, N 17 (España)

"Las industrias extractivas canadienses y su impacto sobre los derechos humanos: esperando a Trudeau", 2016...

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15 February 2017

Commentary: Canada must take legislative measures to tackle impact of extractive industries on human rights abroad

Author: Francisco Javier Zamora Cabot, Papeles el tiempo de los derechos, N 17 (Spain)

"Las industrias extractivas canadienses y su impacto sobre los derechos humanos: esperando a Trudeau", 2016...

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2 December 2016

US judge allows lawsuit against Chiquita for allegedly funding Colombian paramilitaries to move forward

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Article
28 November 2016

UN chastises Thailand over unsolved murders of land rights activists

Author: AFP (Bangkok Post)

“UN chastises Thailand over unsolved murders” 28 Nov 2016...

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23 November 2016
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Author: Intl. Service for Human Rights (ISHR) & Intl. Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR)

"Menschenrechtsverteidiger in nationalen Aktionsplänen (NAP) für Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte", Juni 2016...

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20 October 2016

New report highlights root causes of violence against environmental defenders, including power imbalance between them, companies & states, and calls on companies to respect and protect defenders

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders

"They spoke truth to power and were murdered in cold blood: Analysis on the situation of environmental human rights defenders and concrete recommendations to better protect them", 20 Oct 2016...

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7 September 2016

Intimidation and reprisals against human rights defenders at the centre of UN Human Rights Council's attention

Author: International Service for Human Rights (ISHR)

"#HRC33 / Thematic areas of interest", 6 Sep 2016...

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29 August 2016

Civil society groups highlight human rights challenges in Laos as it hosts ASEAN Summit; includes brief on “high costs of foreign investment”

Author: Focus on the Global South, Civil Rights Defenders, Mekong Watch, FIDH, Sombath Initiative, International Commission of Jurists

"ASEAN in Laos: Challenges of Leadership, Human Rights, and Democracy", 27 Aug 2016...

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18 July 2016

Argentina: Force used by police & military against at least 80 of Ledesma sugar mill’s striking workers

Author: Buenos Aires Herald with DyN, Télam

“Force used against workers’ protest in Jujuy”...

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18 July 2016
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Author: Verdad Abierta

“Tribunal no ordenó investigación contra Postobón”...

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