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16 February 2019

Commentary: Beautiful legislation' fails to protect PNG's environment, landowners

Author: Lucy EJ Woods, Mongabay

"'Beautiful legislation' fails to protect PNG's environment, landowners", 14 February 2019...

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16 February 2019

Study calls for norm of free, prior, & informed consent for indigenous peoples be applied to deep sea mining

Author: Julian Aguon & Julie Hunter, Stanford Environmental Law Journal

"Second Wave Due Diligence: The Case for Incorporating Free, Prior, and Informed Consent into the Deep Sea Mining Regulatory Regime", 10 February 2019...

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15 February 2019

USA: Court dismisses Energy Transfer lawsuit against environmental NGOs & activists over accusations of racketeering & defamation to block Dakota Access Pipeline

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13 February 2019

Cambodia: French embassy denies visas for eleven people to attend a court hearing related to a complaint with a company in France

Author: Kimmarita Long, The Phnom Penh Post

"Ethnic group ‘disappointed’ to be denied French visas to attend court", 13 February 2019...

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12 February 2019
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Mediante un comunicado de prensa, las comunidades de Ixtacamaxtitlán expresan que buscan ser partícipes en el proceso de evaluación ambiental del proyecto minero de Ixtaca. Mencionaron que desde 2014 se han opuesto al proyecto de la mina de Almaden...

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12 February 2019
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El  7  de  enero  de  2018,  tras  un  enfrentamiento  entre  miembros  de  la  Policía Comunitaria  y  civiles  armados  en  la  comunidad  de  La  Concepción, Estado  de Guerrero que  resultó  en  ocho  personas  muertas,  tuvo  lugar  un  operativo ...

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12 February 2019
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Author: Mongabay

“Petróleo en Perú: consulta previa, derrames y un nuevo operador para el bloque 192” – 07 de febrero de 2019...

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12 February 2019
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Author: Joana Moncau e Thais Lazzeri, Repórter Brasil (Brazil)

"Sob ataque pós-eleição, terras indígenas estão desprotegidas com desmonte da Funai", 10 de fevereiro...

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12 February 2019

Canada: Standing Committee report on resource extraction in Latin America recommends Govt. focus development initiatives on root causes of human rights abuses

Author: Report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, House of Commons

"Race to the top: Improving Canada's extractive sector corporate social responsibility strategy to safeguard human rights in Latin America," 31 Jan 2019...

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11 February 2019
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Author: Prensa Comunitaria (Guatemala)

“Representante De CGN/Pronico Niega Que Hayan Denunciado Penalmente A Pescadores Y Periodistas”, 8 de febrero de 2019...

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