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24 May 2018

Tanzania: Land grabbing, including for private investment, continues to threaten livelihoods of indigenous Maasai

Author: International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (Denmark)

"Half a million of indigenous peoples' livelihoods threatened in Tanzania"...

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22 May 2018
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Author: New York Times (EUA)

“En Guatemala, las ‘violaciones burdas’ a los derechos indígenas son ‘la punta del iceberg’, dice la relatora de la ONU”, 10 de mayo de 2018...

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21 May 2018

Japan / Palestine: Department store removes Israeli settlement wines from wine fair after NGO raises concerns

Daimaru, a high end Japanese department store, removed wines made in Israeli settlements in Palestine from a large scale Mediterranean wine fair, subsequent to concerns raised by the Executive Committee of 15 Days Standing for Solidarity with Palestin...

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16 May 2018

Cambodia: River ecosystems face 'stress' due to dam building, could hinder livelihood of 3.4 million people

Author: Phak Seangly, The Phnom Penh Post

"Dams threaten local basin: report", 11 May 2018...

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15 May 2018
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Según las comunidades que se han opuesto por varios años al proyecto, la tragedia se veía venir. Ahora, buscan recoger ayudas para las víctimas de una avalancha, cuando el río inundó y dejó sin vivienda a muchas familias. La Gobernación del...

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15 May 2018

Guatemala: Three indigenous leaders, who fought for land rights against hydroelectric and mining projects, assassinated in separate incidents

Author: New York Times (USA)

“3 Guatemalan Indigenous Leaders Killed in Separate Incidents”, 14 May 2018...

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15 May 2018
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Luís Marroquín, José Can Xol y Mateo Chaman Paau fueron asesinados en eventos y lugares aislados en el lapso de una semana. Los tres pertenecían a organizaciones de campesinos con una amplia trayectoria en la defensa del territorio en contra de...

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15 May 2018

Kenya: Court declares construction of Lamu port violates indigenous community's right to information, healthy environment & culture, orders compensation

The High Court of Kenya  has declared that the construction of the Lamu port failed basic constitutional and legal requirements, including violations of legal procedure on public participation, the right to information, the right to a clean and healthy...

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12 May 2018

Laos: Families displaced by mega railway project await compensation; villagers no longer have income for food

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Families in Oudomxay Province First to Receive Compensation From Lao-China Railway", 8 May 2018...

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6 May 2018

Philippines: Group condemns violations & union busting after workers submit bargaining proposal to fruit exporting company

Author: Arniemee V. Nudalo, Davao Today

"Trade union violations revealed in fact-finding mission", 24 April 2018...

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