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3 June 2020

Guatemala: Nickel mine allegedly continues to operate despite lockdown & court-ordered temporary suspension of license for lack of consultation

Author: Anna-Catherine Brigida, Mongabay

"Contentious Guatemala nickel mine 'ignores coronavirus lockdown'", 27 May 2020....

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3 June 2020

USA: Labor unions demand justice for George Floyd

Author: James Dennis Hoff, Left Voice

Labor unions and rank and file union members across the country have been standing in solidarity with those protesting police violence in Minneapolis and other U.S. cities. Since the protests over the brutal and callous murder of George Floyd began on...

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3 June 2020
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2 June 2020

Honduras: New book reveals details of life & murder of Berta Cáceres, renowned defender who protected land & water from DESA dam project

Author: Nina Lakhani, The Guardian

"Who killed Berta Cáceres? Behind the brutal murder of an environment crusader", 2 Jun 2020...

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2 June 2020
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Author: Frontline Defenders

"¿Quién Mató Berta Cáceres? Presas, Escuadrones de la Muerte, y la Batalla de una Defensora Indígena por el Planeta", 2 de junio de 2020...

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2 June 2020

International Corporate Accountability Roundtable issues statement in support of anti-racism protests in the United States

Author: International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR)

"ICAR Statement on Recent Anti-Racism Protests in the United States," 2 June 2020...

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2 June 2020
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Author: Excelsior (México)

"Dos muertos y tres heridos deja derrumbe en mina de Teloloapan", 28 de mayo de 2020...

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1 June 2020

Extractive transparency watchdog releases strategy to support human rights defenders & civic freedoms

Author: Marion Mondain, Publish What You Pay (PWYP)

"Rebels with a cause – a lesson in courage", 13 May 2020...

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1 June 2020
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La empresa minera canadiense Torex Gold es la dueña de la mina Media Luna en Guerrero, México.  Desde 2017 hasta 2020 el Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos registró los asesinatos de cuatro defensores de derechos laborales quienes...

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1 June 2020

Mexico: Torex Gold responds to 4 cases of killings and the one disappearance of labour rights defenders and workers in the Media Luna mine in Guerrero over the past 3 years

The Canadian mining company Torex Gold is the owner of the Media Luna mine in Guerrero, Mexico.  From 2017 until 2020 the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre has registered the killing of four labour rights defenders who worked directly in or...

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