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19 July 2018

Columnist on why community consultation is essential for development projects; cites failed Buchanan Renewables' project in Liberia

Author: Rachel Cernansky, New York Times

"It Takes Consultation to Help a Village"...

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18 July 2018
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La comunidad indígena Kaqchikel en San Juan Sacatepéquez protestó contra la instalación de una planta de Cementos Progreso en su territorio, debido a preocupaciones ambientales. Durante un bloqueo pacífico, un grupo de paramilitares abrió fuego contra...

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18 July 2018

Guatemala: Peaceful protest against cement plant was attacked by paramilitaries allegedly linked to Cementos Progreso; co. responds

Indigenous Kaqchikel community in San Juan Sacatepequez protested against the installation of a Cementos Progreso’s plant in their territory, because of environmental concerns. While having a peaceful protest, a group of paramilitaries opened fire...

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Company response
16 July 2018

Goldcorp response

"Goldcorp welcomes initiatives that seek to encourage continuous improvement in responsible mining practices,  especially initiatives who do so by transparently comparing the policies and practices of large‐scale mining  companies on a range of...

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16 July 2018

Kinangop Wind Park's suit against Kenya govt. for alleged failure to stop local community's opposition to project dismissed

Author: Capital Business (Kenya)

"Kinangop Wind Park loses Sh31b claim against GoK in London Court"...

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16 July 2018
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Author: Vanguardia (México)

“La resistencia indígena triunfa sobre el gasoducto de TransCanada”, 10 de julio de 2018...

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16 July 2018

Uganda: Women forum oppose projects, including by corporations, that increase food insecurity

Author: National Association of Professional Environmentalists (Uganda)

"The Rural Women’s Movement Held a Feminist School, Mobilizes Collective Power to Demand Climate Justice"...

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16 July 2018

United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights' statement at the end of mission to Kenya

Author: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

"Statement at the end of visit to Kenya by the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights"...

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10 July 2018
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Author: El Ciudadano (Chile)

“Apoyan a indígenas en lucha contra construcción de hidroeléctrica en Guatemala”, 6 de julio de 2018...

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9 July 2018
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Mientras 43 personas, dentro de ellas las ganadoras del premio ambiental mundial Goldman suscribieron una carta dirigida al gobierno de China, a través de su misión diplomática en Ecuador, la cual no fue recibida por sus funcionarios en Quito; una...

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