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16 September 2019

Forbes’s “100 Most Innovative Leaders” list includes one woman and no African-Americans

Author: Kat Tenbarge, Business Insider

"Forbes published a list of America's 100 'most innovative' leaders and 99 of them are men," 7 Sept 2019...

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11 September 2019
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Uma ex-funcionária terceirizada da rede de supermercados Ricoy presenciou pelo menos dois casos de tortura em lojas diferentes da rede de supermercados Ricoy em 2011. Ela alegou ter ouvido de outros funcionários histórias similares das mesmas sessões ...

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10 September 2019

USA: Meat & poultry workers experience dangerous working conditions & high rates of injury; incl. company responses

Author: Human Rights Watch

Trump administration policies threaten to worsen the already dangerous conditions for meatpacking workers in the United States, Human Rights Watch said... [The report]... describes alarmingly high rates of serious injury and chronic illness among...

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4 September 2019
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Author: Alma Preta, Yahoo Notícias (Brazil)

“Em Pernambuco, Porto de Suape causa prejuízos em comunidades tradicionais”, 14 de agosto de 2019...

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30 August 2019
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As queimadas na Amazônia são comuns nesta época do ano, contudo, os índices do Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (Inpe) mostraram um aumento de 84% neste ano para o mesmo período se comparação a 2018. Infelizmente, após publicação dos dados e ...

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29 August 2019
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Miriam Miranda, Coordinadora de la Organización Fraternal Negra de Honduras (OFRANEH) y defensora de la tierra y territorio, señala que el mecanismo de protección de personas defensoras no sirve para proteger a personas defendiendo su territorio en...

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27 August 2019

Cerrejon response

Author: Cerrejon coal

Bogotá, 27 August 2019 CERREJÓN’S COMMENTS ON LONDON MINING NETWORK ́S ARTICLE ON THE STATUS OF THE TABACO COMMUNITY We want to thank the Business and Human Rights Resource Center (BHRRC) for allowing us to comment on the concerns expressed ...

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27 August 2019
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En una comunicación del London Mining Network, disponible en inglés, se cita la grave situación de las comunidades afrocolombianas del pueblo de Tabaco, en La Guajira, que fueran desplazadas forzosamente por la expansión de la mina a cielo abierto de...

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27 August 2019

Colombia: 18 years later, Tabaco community still seeks justice over displacement by Cerrejon coal project

An article raising concerns over the lack of justice after 18 years in the case of a forced eviction of Afro Colombian residents in the township of Tabaco, La Guajira, points at Cerrejon coal co. (part of Anglo American, BHP Billiton and Glencore). ...

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20 August 2019
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Author: Fernanda Wenzel, O Eco (Brazil)

“Calha Norte: gado adentra maior área protegida de floresta tropical do mundo”, 19 de agosto de 2019...

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