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18 September 2018
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Author: Fabiano Maisonnave e Lalo de Almeida, Folha de São Paulo (Brazil)

“Garimpos no Pará adotam escavadeiras e amplificam destruição-Atividade que sustenta região do Tapajós há seis décadas passa por transformação com retroescavadeiras, que agravam assoreamento de rio e devastação da mata”, 17 de setembro de 2018...

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18 September 2018
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Author: Isabel Harari, Instituto Socioambiental-ISA (Brazil)

“Todas as atividades estão suspensas até que o licenciamento seja regularizado pelo Ibama. A mineradora canadense vai impactar Terras Indígenas na Volta Grande do Xingu (PA), mesma região de Belo Monte”, 11 de setembro de 2018...

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18 September 2018

Brazil: Gold prospectors are destroying Amazon rivers, affecting the fishing habits of the Mundurucu indigenous peoples & causing other socio environmental impacts

Author: Fabiano Maisonnave, Folha de São Paulo (Brazil)

"Gold Prospectors In Northern Brazil Are Destroying Amazon Rivers-Activity has been the economic backbone in the Tapajós basin for sixty years, but the use of backhoes are worsening silting and deforestation", 18 Sept 2018...Gold mining has been part...

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18 September 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: Parent company liability for extraterritorial abuse

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18 September 2018

Mexico: Indigenous environmental rights defender murdered; authorities investigating whether killing linked to his opposition to dam project

Author: Somos el Medio (México)

“Indigenous environmental activist, Margarito Díaz González, murdered in Nayarit, Mexico”, 12 September 2018...

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17 September 2018
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Author: CELS, Asociación de Abogados de Derecho Indígena y CEPPAS- Grupo de Apoyo Jurídico por el Acceso a la Tierra

“Sobre la extradición de Facundo Jones Huala” – 12 de septiembre de 2018...

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17 September 2018
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Author: Aida

“Autorización de pozos de fracking en Argentina viola obligaciones internacionales” – 12 de septiembre de 2018...

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17 September 2018
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Author: Ilsa, Prensa Rural

“Afectación directa y derecho a la consulta previa: las comunidades étnicas y las licencias ambientales” – 17 de septiembre de 2018...

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17 September 2018

US court orders Canadian mining co. Teck Metals to pay $8 mln. impact assessment costs to tribes in water contamination lawsuit

Author: Karina Brown, Courthouse News (USA)

"Tribes to Recover $8M in Costs to Nail Mining Company", 14 Sep 2018...

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13 September 2018
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Author: INKOTA-netzwerk

Anlässlich der Europäischen Mobilitätswoche vom 16. bis zum 22. September warnt das entwicklungspolitische INKOTA-netzwerk vor einseitigen Lösungen der Mobilitätsfrage. Der sprunghafte Anstieg der Elektro-Auto-Produktion sei mit erheblichen...

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