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7 November 2019

Colombia: Report analyses land accumulation and concentration with regards to Bioenergy, subsidiary of Ecopetrol

Author: Somo

“Land ownership in Colombia. The case of Bioenergy”, 30th October 2019...

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4 November 2019
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Madereros ilegales mataron a un indígena guardián del bosque, Paulo Paulino Guajajara el sábado.  Otro líder indígena, Laércio Souza Silva, escapó gravemente herido.  Estos ataques forman parte de la ola de violencia en contra de personas indígenas que...

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4 November 2019

Brazil: Indigenous leader killed and other wounded in confrontation with loggers in indigenous territories

An indigenous forest protector named Paulo Paulino Guajajara was shot dead in the Amazon by illegal loggers on Saturday. Another indigenous defender, Laércio Souza Silva, escaped badly injured. It is the latest incident in a wave of violence targeting...

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30 October 2019
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Author: Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos (CIEDH), Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA), Oxfam México, Proyecto de Derechos Económicos, Sociales y Culturales (ProDESC), Proyecto sobre Organización, Desarrollo, Educación e Investigación (PODER). El Grupo Focal está observado por Asociación Interamericana de Derecho Ambiental (AIDA) y acompañado por Brigadas Internacionales de Paz (PBI)

“Urge corregir el proceso y contenido del PNDH”, 30 de octubre de 2019...

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29 October 2019
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Author: SOMO e Indepaz

“¿Amnistía a la “Concentración Productiva” del Siglo XXI en La Orinoquía? El Caso Bioenergy” - 29 de octubre de 2019...

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29 October 2019

Australia: traditional land owners risk imprisonment as mining giant, Adani, obtains court order to stop protestors

Author: NITV News

"Adani obtains court order to prevent Traditional Owners entering mine site", 23 October 2019...

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29 October 2019
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Author: Hansueli Schöchli, Neue Zürcher Zeitung

"Credit Suisse löst Konflikt um Menschenrechte", 17. Oktober 2019...

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24 October 2019

Commentary: What Trudeau's re-election means for mining in Canada

Author: JP Casey & Umar Ali, Mining Technology

With more than 60 minerals and metals currently being pulled from Canadian soil, the mining industry is a major contributor to the national economy... However, the rapid expansion of mining operations have introduced a number of problems... [including]...

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22 October 2019
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Al afirmar que los asesinatos, ataques con armas de fuego e intimidaciones que viven en el momento las organizaciones y comunidades indígenas numéricamente mayoritarias en Colombia, la wayúu y la nasa, así como miembros de las Mesas de Víctimas,...

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22 October 2019
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Author: Frontline Defenders

« Ouverture prochaine du procès du leader Mapuche Alberto Curamil », 16 octobre 2019...

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