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20 October 2017
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Author: Laurence Estival, CCFD-Terre Solidaire

Erika Mendes, est chargée de plaidoyer à Justiça Ambiental au Mozambique sera présente à Genève du 23 au 27 octobre 2017 pour défendre un traité onusien contre l’impunité des multinationales. Elle suit de près le projet ProSavana......

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15 October 2017
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En consulta comunitaria los habitantes de Hocúm, Yucatán, México, votaron sobre la construcción de una planta porcícola; en total 732 personas votaron en contra y 52 a favor. Aquellos en contra de la planta mencionaron la posible contaminación del...

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9 October 2017

Malawi: Govt. urges agribusinesses to embrace int'l responsible investment guidelines; says some projects stalled pending consultations with locals

Author: Lloyd M’bwana, Maravi Post (Malawi)

"MITC calls for responsible agriculture investment to avert economic tumoil"...

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3 October 2017

FMO launches new policy to increase identification of human rights risks in investment projects; including related to consent, labour & political rights

Author: FMO

“FMO takes further measures to respect human rights”, 27 Sep 17...

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3 October 2017
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3 October 2017

Ecuador: Indigenous peoples oppose Chinese mining projects over environmental & social concerns

After protests on the impacts by Chinese mining operations on indigenous peoples at the Condor Cordillera, communities are expecting the new Govt. of Ecuador to review the permits given to EcuaGold mining (part of Junefield). Also, an independent ...

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2 October 2017

Zimbabwe: "Government bilateral investment deals should not leave communities poorer", says BHRRC researcher

Author: Ngonidzashe Dapira, The Eastern Times (Zimabwe)

‘Government bilateral investment deals should not leave communities poorer’, 6 Sept 2017...

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29 September 2017

NGOs call for public participation & compensation of communities to be displaced for Uganda-Tanzania oil pipeline

Representatives of civil society organisations from Tanzania and Uganda have called for fair compensation of communities to be displaced by the Uganda-Tanzania oil pipeline construction. They have also called on the involvement of local communities in...

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28 September 2017
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Author: La República

“Consultas en Santander y Quindío ponen en juego 23 títulos mineros” – 26 de septiembre...

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27 September 2017
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Author: Renato Santana e Tiago Miotto, Conselho Indigenista Missionário-CIMI (Brazil)

"Munduruku ocupam Funai exigindo audiência e demissão de político nomeado", 25 de setembro de 2017...

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