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18 February 2020
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Author: El Espectador

“Siete de nueve campesinos de Guacamayas defenderán su inocencia en libertad” - 17 de febrero de 2020 ...

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18 February 2020

So. Africa: Civil society calls on Minerals Act amendments to recognise land rights of local communities

Author: Sarah Smit, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

‘Changes to mining Act need work’ 7 February 2020...

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17 February 2020
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Author: BBC News

“Airbnb, Expedia, Booking... las empresas que según la ONU colaboran con los asentamientos ilegales de Israel en Cisjordania” – 13 de febrero de 2020...

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6 February 2020

Victims of forceful eviction in Dominican Republic file suit against Fanjul in USA

Author: Corporate Accountability Lab

"Sugar companies sued for forcibly evicting sixty families from their homes in the Dominican Republic" 3 February 2020...

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4 February 2020

Eletronorte did not respond

We invited Eletronorte, which operates the Tucuruí Hydroelectric Power Plant, to respond - it did not.

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17 January 2020
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Author: Drbyos, Nouvelles du Monde

« L'industrie agricole n'est pas suffisamment attachée aux droits de l'homme », 14 Jan 2020...

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16 January 2020
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Author: Claudia Müller­-Hoff und Dr. Miriam Saage­-Maaß, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) und Brot für die Welt

Mehr Informationen zu den Fallbeispielen finden Sie unter den folgenden Links: KiK, Nestlé, Lahmeyer [auf Englisch]...

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13 January 2020

Haiti: Farmers defend their land against industrial park through dialogue process

Author: Accountability Counse; ActionAid Haiti; Kolektif Peyizan Viktim Tè Chabè; Action pour la Reforestation et la Défense de l’Environnement (AREDE)

"When Hope is Power: Haitian Farmers Defend Land Rights in Historic Dialogue Process", January 2020...

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13 January 2020

Mali, Niger & Burkina Faso: Terrorists engage in all kinds of trafficking and other illicit activities, including illegal artisanal mining, says UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel

Author: Agence Ecofin (Switzerland)

"Terrorist attacks: deaths increase fivefold between 2016 and 2019 in Niger, Burkina Faso, and Mali (UN)", 10 January 2020...

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13 January 2020

Uganda: 28 human rights defenders face criminal charges after farm worker dies in violent clashes over alleged forced eviction

Author: Witness Radio (Uganda)

"The Criminal trial of the 28 land rights defenders is set to resume today"...

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