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21 September 2018

Kenya: UN Human Rights Office supports poor community take legal action against lead poisoning by a smelter

Author: United Nations Human Rights Office

"Lead poisoning on Kenya's Coast: A Poor Community Fights Back"...

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20 September 2018

Canada: Court overturns approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion; says govt. failed to adequately consult indigenous peoples

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20 September 2018
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Author: RFI

« Madagascar: mobilisation de riverains contre la société d'extraction QMM », 20 septembre 2019...

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18 September 2018

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

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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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15 September 2018

ASEAN: Gov'ts face challenge of ensuring growth of renewable sector & protecting access to water

Author: ASEAN Post

"Water stress giving renewables a bad name," 16 September 2018...

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13 September 2018
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Author: La República (Perú)

“Más del 70% de conflictos en la macro región central son socio ambientales asociados a la Minería” – 12 de septiembre de 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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13 September 2018

So. Africa: Locals say mining in coal-rich Limpopo could threaten their livelihoods & pollute environment

Author: Llewellyn Leonard (University of South Africa)in The Conversation (So. Africa)

"Why there’s resistance to coal mining at a world heritage site in South Africa"...

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12 September 2018

New guides help communities to negotiate fair contracts with investors

These Community-Investor Negotiation Guides provide communities and advocates with strategies to protect themselves from unjust land-based investment projects and ensure that the community’s long-term prosperity is at the center of all negotiations. 

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