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30 June 2020

India: Boiler explosion in Tamil Nadu kills six workers and injures 16 weeks after deadly accident at same power plant

Author: Hindustan Times

"6 dead, 16 injured in boiler explosion at NLC power plant in Tamil Nadu", 1 July 2020...

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30 June 2020

Chile: Codelco, the world’s largest copper producer, closes mine after third COVID-19 death

Author: Mining.com

“Codelco shuts Chuquicamata smelter and refinery” – 26 June 2020...

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30 June 2020
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Author: Naciones Unidas

“España mantuvo a trabajadores migrantes “completamente desprotegidos” durante la pandemia, dice experto de la ONU” – 26 de junio de 2020...

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30 June 2020

Armenia: Lydian Intl. filed 15 SLAPPs against activists opposing Amulsar gold mine to silence criticism, says watchdog; incl. company response

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30 June 2020
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Durante los últimos meses, diferentes organizaciones de la sociedad civil hondureña han llamado la atención sobre el aumento de ataques en su contra y las restricciones sobre su libre movimiento y sus labores en defensa de los derechos humanos.  Junto...

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30 June 2020
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Desde 2009 San Mateo del Mar y Santa María del Mar (agencia del municipio de Juchitán), Oaxaca han estado enfrentados por mil 369 hectáreas que se pretendía rentar a empresas eólicas, entre ellas Preneal y Mareña Renovables, para instalar el parque...

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30 June 2020

Peru: Important bill to protect Indigenous communities from oil industry growth to be voted on shortly

Author: Reuters

"Peru indigenous leaders push quick Amazon protection vote, defying oil industry" - 22 June 2020...

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30 June 2020

SLAPPd: the Armenian activists fighting a mining multinational’s lawsuits

Author: David Hoffman & Fidanka Bacheva-McGrath, CEE Bankwatch Network

22 June 2020...

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30 June 2020

UAE: 280 Indian workers to be repatriated after terminations; police, charities & Consulate provide aid

Author: Salam Al Amir, The National (UAE)

"Coronavirus: Sharjah Police rescue homeless workers living on the streets," 28 Jun 2020...

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30 June 2020
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Author: Verfassungsblog

"Lieferkettengesetz Made in Germany"...

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