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Lawsuit
17 September 2018
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Author: Fundación Chasquis

“Memorias de la Tierra” – Boletín #3 – 7 de septiembre de 2018...

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17 September 2018

Colombia: Proposed bill would benefit companies & landowners occupying lands of people displaced by internal armed conflict

Author: Adriaan Alsema for Colombia Reports

“How to steal land the size of a small country and get away with it” - September 17, 2018...

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13 September 2018

Commentary: ICC prosecution for crimes committed by Chiquita Banana employees in Columbia will most likely fail

Author: Caleb Wheeler, Rights as Usual

« Evaluating the Likelihood of an ICC Prosecution for Crimes Committed by Chiquita Banana Employees in Colombia », 9 September 2018...

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12 September 2018

Opinion: Oil discovery in Uganda portends more harm than good for local communities

Author: Diana Nabiruma (Africa Institute for Energy Governance ), in Africa Centre for Media Excellence (Uganda)

"Op-ed – Uganda’s hope in oil benefits is misplaced"...

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11 September 2018
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Author: Nádia Pontes (Klamath, Califórnia), Deutsche Welle (Brazil/Germany/US)

“Indígenas das Américas se unem contra mudanças climáticasRecuperação de rio e manejo sustentável de florestas são prioridades para povo yurok, maior etnia da Califórnia. Em parceria com líderes da América Latina, eles buscam protagonismo no combate às...

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9 September 2018

Cambodia: Last three Koh Kong families face intimidation to force them to accept unfair deal

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Koh Kong families call on firm to resolve decades-old row", 10 September 2018...

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5 September 2018

Malawi: Mediation team resolves that Globe Metals & Mining compensate locals affected by its exploration activities

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5 September 2018

Renewable Energy Risking Rights & Returns: An analysis of solar, bioenergy & geothermal sectors

This briefing analyses 59 solar, bioenergy and geothermal companies' human rights policies and practices on five key areas: human rights commitment, community consultations, grievance mechanisms, labour rights and supply chain monitoring. It includes ...

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5 September 2018

Uganda: Govt. withdraws proposed law seeking to acquire land for development projects without compensation

Author: Nelson Wesonga & Solomon Arinaitwe, Daily Monitor (Uganda)

"Government withdraws Land Amendment Bill"...

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3 September 2018

Myanmar: Karen Human Rights Group releases report on land confiscations in Southeast Myanmar

Author: Karen Human Rights Group

"Development without us: Village Agency and Land Confiscations in Southeast Myanmar", 29 August 2018...

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