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15 January 2019

Women human rights defenders opposing cos. face threats, harassment & sexual violence online & offline, research shows

Author: Bérengère Sim, openDemocracy 50.50

"Twitter threats, abuse, murder: what women face defending the environment", 10 Jan 2019...

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13 January 2019

USA: 2018 report on state of human rights details violations of labour rights, access to water & free, prior & informed consent

Author: US Human Rights Network

In the United States this year...we have seen undeniable, egregious, and unapologetic violations of human rights... Illegal and immoral attempts to encroach on American Indian lands, territories, and the resources of Indigenous Peoples have always been...

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9 January 2019

India named among most dangerous countries for environmental journalists

Author: Kaamil Ahmed, Mongabay- India

"Journalists reporting on the environment faced increased dangers in 2018", 4 January 2019...

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8 January 2019

Front Line Defenders' new global analysis shows 77% of attacks connected to defense of land, environment & indigenous rights

Author: Front Line Defenders (Ireland)

"Global Analysis 2018", 07 Dec 2018...

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7 January 2019

UK court rejects African Minerals’ liability over accusation of complicity in violent repression of protests in Sierra Leone

In its 19 December 2018 decision, the High Court of Justice did not find Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd liable for the violent repression of protests in 2010 and 2012 in Sierra Leone. The case was brought before British courts because Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd...

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18 December 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on human rights defenders' global survey highlights role of cos. in attacks in several countries

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders (Switzerland)

"World report on the situation of human rights defenders", 17 Dec 2017...

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17 December 2018

Dem. Rep. Congo: The root cause of war, extrême violence and abject poverty is the abundance of natural resources, says Nobel price Winner Dr Denis Mukwege

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17 December 2018
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11 December 2018
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Author: Sin Embargo (México)

“Cuidado con el Perro se disculpa porque una playera traía instrucciones para violar mujeres”, 6 de diciembre de 2018...

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10 December 2018
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Author: Humanidad Vigente, Corporación Jurídica

“Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos realiza audiencia sobre asesinatos de defensoras y defensores en Colombia” - 5 de diciembre de 2018...

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