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22 April 2018

So. Africa: Community members file court application seeking to halt mining action by Australian company

Author: Brenda Masilela, IOL (South Africa)

"Amadiba members to halt mining action in their community", 23 April 2018...

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17 April 2018

Kenya: Lamu economy including fishing, tourism & agriculture threatened if Amu Power gets approval to establish coal plant, includes company response

The local economy in Lamu, driven by informal jobs in fishing, tourism and agriculture is face threat should Amu Power's proposed coal plant is given the green light. The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Amu Power to respond to...

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16 April 2018

USA: Indigenous communities challenge copper mine construction in lawsuit alleging violation of their cultural & religious rights

Author: Tony Davis, Arizona Daily Star (USA)

"Tribes sue feds over Rosemont Mine, citing 'irreversible' damage to sacred sites", 14 Apr 2018...

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10 April 2018

India: Top 100 companies have inadequate corporate social responsibility commitments

Author: Shreya Khaitan, India Spend

"India's biggest companies still pay little attention to impact on community", 5 April 2018...

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10 April 2018
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Author: Contralínea (México)

“Proyecto de ley para consulta indígena viola derechos en Guatemala”, 8 de abril de 2018...

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3 April 2018

Opinion: A silent war is being waged on Philippine indigenous communities

Author: Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Financial Times

29 March 2018...

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2 April 2018
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Diversas manifestaciones del actual gobierno estarían ambientando la decisión de Chile de denunciar, es decir de retirarse, del Convenio 169 de la OIT, el único instrumento vinculante que expresamente defiende los derechos de los pueblos indígenas, en...

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2 April 2018
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Author: Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

“La radiografía de la ignominia”, 27 de marzo de 2018...

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28 March 2018

Oxec S.A. lawsuit (re consultation for hydroelectric plants, Guatemala)

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27 March 2018

PNG: Concerns raised about negative impacts of seabed mining; need for consultation with local landholders

A recent media report (linked below) cites Nautilus Minerals' proposed seabed mining activities in Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea, and refers to the potential negative impacts of seabed mining, including harm to tuna stocks, and the need for proper...

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