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24 April 2018
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Author: Timothée Some, Sidwaya (Burkina Faso)

"Crise entre populations riveraines et Bissa Gold : Le gouverneur du Centre-Nord rencontre les protagonistes", 19 avril 2018...

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24 April 2018
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Author: Serigne Makhtar Fall, Le Journal de l'économie sénégalaise

"Les activités extractives impactent négativement sur les droits humains, selon le président du CNDH", 20 avril 2018...

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23 April 2018
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Author: CEPAL

“Datos, algoritmos y políticas: la redefinición del mundo digital” – abril de 2018...

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23 April 2018
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Author: Agence de Presse Sénégalaise (APS)

"Kédougou : un nouveau village annoncé pour les populations de Sabodala", 20 avril 2018...

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22 April 2018

So. Africa: Community members file court application seeking to halt mining action by Australian company

Author: Brenda Masilela, IOL (South Africa)

"Amadiba members to halt mining action in their community", 23 April 2018...

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22 April 2018

Zimbabwe: Villagers protest against diamond mining company in Marange; accuse the company of failing to create jobs & end poverty

Author: Liberty Dube, The Herald (Zimbabwe)

"Marange villagers stage sponsored demo against ZCDC", 23 April 2018...

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19 April 2018
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17 April 2018

Report examines China's policies governing overseas development finance and implications for climate change

Author: Kelly Sims Gallagher and Qi Qi

"Policies governing China's overseas development finance: Implications for climate change", Center for International Environment and Resource Policy, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, MARCH 2018 | NUMBER 016...

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17 April 2018

Kenya: Lamu economy including fishing, tourism & agriculture threatened if Amu Power gets approval to establish coal plant, includes company response

The local economy in Lamu, driven by informal jobs in fishing, tourism and agriculture is face threat should Amu Power's proposed coal plant is given the green light. The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Amu Power to respond to...

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17 April 2018

Livelihoods in Lamu could be compromised if govt. approves Amu Power's proposed coal plant, says columnist

Author: Jacqueline Kubania, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"At what cost will Lamu coal power plant be to Man and sea?"...

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