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13 February 2020

South Sudan: Govt. official says oil sector reforms to ensure more benefits to local communities

Author: CNBC

"South Sudan’s oil sector reforms to improve trade, empower local communities"...

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11 February 2020

ExxonMobil deal deprives Guyana of up to $55 billion according to Global Witness; Exxon disputes allegation

A Global Witness report alleges that ExxonMobil negotiated an exploitative oil deal with the government of Guyana that will cause the country to lose out on up to US$55 billion of revenue, which could have been used to build needed infrastructure and...

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11 February 2020
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Author: Ahmadou Cissé, Malijet.com (Mali)

"Kéniéba : L’or peine à faire le bonheur", 10 février 2020...

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10 February 2020
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Author: Tiempo (Argentina)

“Acusan a Telefónica de discriminar a los vecinos de las villas” – 9 de febrero de 2020...

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10 February 2020
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Author: Portafolio (Colombia)

“Los tres principios del manifiesto de Davos 2020” – 5 de febrero de 2020...

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10 February 2020

How Nairobi Women's Hospital allegedly defraud patients to raise revenue; includes company's comments

Nairobi Women's Hospital has allegedly been defrauding patients through unnecessary tests and admissions to raise revenue.  After an investigative report, several insurance companies and the Kenya Revenue Authority have suspended the hospital from the...

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Company response
10 February 2020

Response from ExxonMobil

Author: ExxonMobil

ExxonMobil is committed to the highest standards of business conduct, and we follow all local laws and regulations wherever we operate. The terms of the contracts in Guyana are competitive with other agreements signed in countries at a similar resou...

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Article
7 February 2020

Book analyses human rights accountability of bilateral development & export credit agencies

Author: Barbara Linder, Edward Elgar

"Human Rights, Export Credits and Development Cooperation", 6 Dec 2019...

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6 February 2020
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Author: RFI

"Comment réhabiliter une mine en fin d'exploitation ?", 5 février 2020...

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6 February 2020
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Author: El Pulso Laboral

“Prevalece la violación de derechos laborales”, 6 de febrero de 2020...

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