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9 May 2019
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In einer am Montag, den 6. Mai 2019 vorgestellen UN-Bericht zum Zustand der Artenvielfalt warnt der Weltbiodiversitätsrat (IPBES) vor einem drastischen und weltweiten Aussterben von mehr als einer Million Tier- und Pflanzenarten und fordert von Politi...

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10 April 2019
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[Para ler esta história em inglês, clique aqui]   O Centro de Informação sobre Empresas e Direitos Humanos convidou 21 empresas a responder sobre cartas de 86 organizações de vários países que tratam de preocupações sobre os impactos e violações de di...

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9 April 2019

Brazil: 86 NGOs write to business partners & investors of Vale, raising concerns about human rights violations related to the Brumadinho dam disaster

[To read this story in Portuguese, click here] Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited 21 companies to respond to letters from 86 organizations from across the world raising concerns about the impacts and human rights violations related to...

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2 April 2019
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Author: Alexandre Araújo Costa, Correio da Cidadania (Brazil)

“Moçambique: o nome não é ‘Ajuda Humanitária’. É dívida climática!”, 26 de março de 2019...

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20 February 2019

California Independent Petroleum Association lawsuit (re change in drilling permissions, USA)

On 26 September 2016, following the adoption of new oil drilling requirements by the city of Los Angeles, the California Independent Petroleum Association (CIPA), an association representing hundreds of oil and gas producers, filed a countersuit...

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20 February 2019

USA: Court dismisses strategic lawsuit brought by association representing oil & gas producers against nonprofits advocating for non-discriminatory drilling requirements

On 15 February 2019, a California Court of Appeals dismissed a strategic lawsuit against public participation (SLAPP) brought by the California Independent Petroleum Associations(CIPA) against youth organizations, the Center for Biological Diversity...

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25 January 2019
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No dia 25 de janeiro de 2019, mais uma vez ocorreu o rompimento de barragem de rejeitos de minério da Vale. Desta vez a tragédia atingiu a Mina de Feijão, em Brumadinho, também em Minas Gerais, Brasil. O desastre ocorreu pouco mais de três anos após o...

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25 January 2019
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El 25 de enero de 2019, ocurrió un nuevo colapso de tres diques de contención de desechos de la minera Vale, tragedia que afecta la mina de Feijao, en Brumandinho, en el mismo estado de Minas Gerais, en donde se produjo la tragedia de Samarco, un empr...

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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
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Author: Instituto Socioambiental (ISA) (Brazil)

 “Raio-x da reestruturação ministerial feito pelo ISA revela asfixia da influência e da autonomia da pasta ambiental. Confira como ficam principais áreas e políticas”, 9 de janeiro de 2019...

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