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21 October 2019

Brazil: Third Intl. Forest Defenders Conference brings together defenders from 15 countries in Amazonia

Author: Not1More

"Frontline defenders who are risking their lives to protect forests, land, and water, united to share our stories and our strategies, 14th–18th october, in the heart of the struggle, Pará, Amazonia, Brazil", 19 Oct 2019...

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18 October 2019

Australia: Traditional owners' native title claim upheld in landmark decision against mining company Fortescue Metals Group

Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) loses appeal from a Federal Court's judgment recognising the Yindjibarndi people's exclusive native title over an area of land that includes the company's Solomon Hub mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region. The...

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16 October 2019
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Author: Mônica Nunes, Conexão Planeta (Brazil)

“Lideranças indígenas vão à Europa para denunciar o governo Bolsonaro”, 11 de outubro de 2019...

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16 October 2019

Dutch development bank FMO allegedly finances projects where land grabbing & other abuses occur; bank denies allegations

Author: Erik van Zwam, Trouw

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16 October 2019

Report alleges European gas industry lobby promotes gas as part of solution to climate emergency; incl. responses

The report "Who owns all the pipelines?" published by the European Network of Corporate Observatories (ENCO) looks at Europe's four biggest gas transport companies - Fluxys (Belgium), Enagás (Spain), GRTgaz (France), Snam (Italy) - and the pipeline and...

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15 October 2019
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Author: Red Mexicana de Afectados contra la Minería

“Comunicado”, 15 de octubre de 2019...

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14 October 2019
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Author: Página12 y Ecoportal (Argentina)

“Contaminación y militarización en Vaca Muerta” – 11 de octubre de 2019...

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14 October 2019
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Nuevos cierres de carreteras por comunidades que protestan por la contaminación por ruido y material particulado, la destrucción de sus vías y las dificultades con la minera china Las Bambas [parte de MMG, parte de China Minmetals] se producen cuando...

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13 October 2019

Cambodia: Indigenous communities from 15 provinces call on the govt. to expedite their collective land title registration

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Indigenous groups call on gov’t for speedy registration of collective land", 10 October 2019...

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12 October 2019
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Author: Debate (México)

“Activista hondureña exige a gobiernos acciones 'contundentes' por el clima”, 8 de octubre de 2019...

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