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20 September 2019

Peru: Indigenous community urges European banks to insist that companies they invest in remove Ocho Sur P from their palm oil supply chains

Author: Forest Peoples Programme

“Press Release: Indigenous Community Urges European Banks to Hold Commodities Giant to Account Over Forest Destruction in the Peruvian Amazon”, 21st August 2019...

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19 September 2019

Inversiones Cobra & CXI lawsuit (re illegal invasion of land & burning of palm oil, Guatemala)

Para la versión en español de este perfil de las demandas judiciales, haga clic acá....

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18 September 2019
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Author: Isabel Harari, Instituto Socioambiental (ISA) (Brazil)

“Após fim do comitê que cuidava de ações socioambientais de Belo Monte, futuro na região é incerto”, 13 de setembro de 2019...

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18 September 2019
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Author: Geisa Marques, Brasil de Fato (Brazil)

“Queimadas em terras indígenas aumentam 88% em 2019”, 11 de setembro de 2019 O número de focos de incêndios em territórios indígenas no Brasil quase dobrou entre os meses de janeiro e agosto de 2019, em comparação com o mesmo período do ano passado. O...

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17 September 2019

Albemarle's response

Author: Albemarle

...we feel obliged to report that the data, values, background and comments exhibited by the review "Minería de lithium en el Salar de Atacama, Chile", EJOLT Atlas, 2017, lack, to a large extent content, rigour and, in some cases, veracity......

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17 September 2019
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Author: Diego Junqueira, Repórter Brasil (Brazil)

“Com apoio de irmão de Bolsonaro, ruralistas tentam impedir demarcação de terras indígenas em SP”, 12 de setembro de 2019 ...

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17 September 2019

Siemens and Thyssenkrupp respond to NGO letter on mining activities in indigenous territories in Brasil

In a public letter dated 29 August 2019, Dachverband Kritische Aktionäre (Association of Ethical Shareholders Germany), AK Rohstoffe (Natural resources working group) and Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland e.V. (German Association for the...

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16 September 2019
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Comunidades Indígenas del Pastaza y del Corrientes se han movilizado como protesta a la contaminación petrolera de la empresa Frontera Energy, en el lote 192, y por la falta de intervención del gobierno nacional. Esta situación se ve enmarcada en la...

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16 September 2019

Response by Siemens

Author: Siemens

We share your concerns regarding the general situation in the Amazon rainforest and strongly condemn every form of violence....

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15 September 2019

Indigenous Peoples call on ASEAN govts to ensure that corporations follow FPIC and recognise traditional rights

Author: IPHRD at ASEAN People's Forum 2019

"Indigenous People's Statement - ASEAN People's Forum 2019," 12 September  2019...

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