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18 October 2018

Wealth & power of companies at heart of global issues incl. inequality & climate change, says NGO

Author: Ben Chapman, Independent (UK°

"Majority of the world's richest entities are corporations, not governments, figures show", 17 Oct 2018...

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17 October 2018
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Author: Clarissa Neher, Deutsche Welle (Germany/Brazil)

″Não há base para parceria estratégica se Bolsonaro vencer-Em entrevista, presidente do Grupo Parlamentar Teuto-Brasileiro fala sobre as perspectivas para a cooperação entre Brasil e Alemanha após o segundo turno da eleição e avalia situação da...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Boris Kharl Ebaka, Agence d'information d'Afrique centrale (République du Congo)

"Chronique : l’impact environnemental de l’industrie minière", 13 octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Nida Ouedraogo, Sidwaya (Burkina Faso)

"Manifestation à la mine d’or de Bagassi", 11 octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Cryspin Masneang Laoundiki, Lefaso.net (Burkina Faso)

"Enseignement supérieur : La société minière Essakane SA octroie des bourses d’études aux deux meilleurs bacheliers de 2017-2018", 15 octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018

Canada's UN mission's "role" in Mali sounds much more like modern colonialism than peacekeeping says expert

Author: Scott Taylor, The Chronicle Herald (United Kingdom)

"On target: Canada’s mission in Mali: modern colonialism", 15 October 2018...

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16 October 2018

Canada: Parliamentary report requests Govt. develop legislation that motivates business to eliminate child labour

In November and December 2017, the Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development undertook a study on child labour in supply chains. The Subcommittee received...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Fraternité Matin (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Lutte contre le cancer du sein: LafargeHolcim Côte d’Ivoire lance l’opération Bélier Rose", 12octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Fraternité Matin (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Secteur pétrolier et gazier africain: la promotion de l'égalité des genres au cœur du premier sommet", 16 octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018

The B Team releases research that shows limits on civic freedoms are linked to negative economic outcomes

Author: The B Team (USA)

"The business case for protecting civic rights", 15 Oct 2018...

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