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27 May 2020
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…Ante la alarmante situación de 46 territorios indígenas que presentan más de 1.101 casos de contagios de Covid-19, en 23 municipios de los departamentos de Beni, Santa Cruz, Tarija, Cochabamba y Chuquisaca, varias organizaciones indígenas, entre ellas...

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26 May 2020

Response from Credit Suisse

Author: Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse is engaging with the US NCP on this matter....

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25 May 2020

USA: Indigenous women file OECD Specific Instance against Credit Suisse for rights violations regarding pipeline financing; Credit Suisse responds

On January 30, 2020, Divest Invest Protect, Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) International, and Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program at the University of Arizona filed an OECD Guidelines complaint with the US National...

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25 May 2020
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Author: PBI Guatemala

"Defendemos la vida! Las luchas sociales en Alta Verapaz", mayo 2020...

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25 May 2020

Guatemala: NGO report highlights the negative impacts of hydroelectric and palm oil projects in Alta Verapaz

Author: PBI Guatemala

"We Defend Life! Social struggles in Alta Verapaz", May 2020...

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20 May 2020

Zambia: Court rules in favour of communities forcibly displaced from their land 7 years later

Author: Juliana Nnoko-Mewanu, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

‘After seven years, displaced Zambian villagers might get land’ 19 May 2020...

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18 May 2020
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Author: ONU noticias

 “El coronavirus devasta a las comunidades indígenas y propicia la violación de sus derechos” – 18 de mayo de 2020-...

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18 May 2020
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Author: Terra de Direitos

“PR: Sentença garante participação de comunidades tradicionais na revisão de distância mínima para agrotóxicos. 3ª Vara da Fazenda Pública de Curitiba reconhece o direito de povos tradicionais de participarem de decisões sobre temas de impacto social e...

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18 May 2020

Canada: Court upholds denial of proposed Taseko copper-gold mine, citing significant environmental effects

Author: MiningWatch Canada, EcoJustice

"Supreme Court confirms death of “zombie” New Prosperity Mine project," 14 May 2020...

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18 May 2020

Golan Heights: Energix wind farm allegedly fast-tracked during COVID-19 despite threat to local Syrian population; incl. company response

Energix Renewable Energies is developing a 32-turbine wind farm project in the Golan Heights. According to a group of civil society organisations, this project is being fast-tracked during the COVID-19 lockdown without consideration of complaints from...

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