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Displacement

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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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3 September 2018
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Los asesinatos de líderes sociales en Colombia no cesan, en el contexto del post-acuerdo de paz con la entonces guerrilla de las FARC.  Muchos de los crímenes se refieren a conflictos por control territorial para cultivos de uso ilícito o minería ...

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2 September 2018

Cambodia: Ethnic group rejects land concession for coffee plantation; says they rely on land for livelihood

Author: Khouth Sophak Chakrya, The Phnom Penh Post

"Phnong petition over Mondulkiri land", 31 August 2018...

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2 September 2018

Commentary: Banks' coal policies ineffective; Standard Chartered can lead peers by committing to renewable-energy projects

Author: Julien Vincent, Asia Times

"The power of finance to slow new coal plants", 29 August 2018...

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30 August 2018

Kenya: Documentary on the impact of a major infrastructure project on local communities' livelihood

Author: Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil & Gas

"Pipeline Voices"...

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28 August 2018
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Procuradoria Federal dos Direitos do Cidadão, órgão do Ministério Público Federal, lança nota técnica sobre proteção e reparação de direitos humanos no âmbito de atividades empresariais. O documento contextualiza desafios sobre o tema no Brasil, tendo...

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28 August 2018

South African Human Rights Commission issues report highly critical of mining sector's impact on socioeconomic development

The South African Human Rights Commission has released a report highly critical of the damage mining in the country is posing for human rights. The report concludes that the "mining sector is riddled with challenges related to land, housing, water, ...

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23 August 2018
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21 August 2018
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Após protestos de famílias atingidas pela hidrelétrica de Belo Monte, Ibama, Norte Energia, Governo Federal e Defensoria Pública da União negociam realocação das famílias. As famílias estavam ocupando o escritório do Ibama (Instituto Brasileiro de Meio...

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