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3 July 2018
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Author: Kaos en la Red

“La CIDH abre el Caso de los Pueblos Indígenas y Afrodescendientes en contra del Canal Interoceánico de Nicaragua”, 30 de junio de 2018...

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28 June 2018

Nigeria: About 400 local farmers displaced to pave way for a So. African agribusiness protest lack of consent & adequate compensation

Author: Anietie Akpan, The Guardian (Nigeria)

"Farmers kick over alleged land grab by Cross River, seek N500m compensation"...

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27 June 2018
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El Consejo de Pueblos Originarios en Defensa del Territorio de Puebla e Hidalgo presentó una queja ante la Relatora Especial para los Pueblos Indígenas de la Organización de Naciones Unidas en la que exponen cómo el proyecto de construcción de un...

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27 June 2018

Mexico: Indigenous people file complaint with Special Rapporteur alleging TransCanada pipeline project violated their rights

The Council of Indigenous Peoples in Defense of the Territory of Puebla and Hidalgo filed a complaint with the Special Rapporteur for Indigenous Peoples of the United Nations Organization in which they explain how the pipeline construction project may...

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27 June 2018

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26 June 2018
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Author: ProDesc (México)

“COMUNICADO: Alerta Temprana, emitida por la Defensoría de Derechos Humanos del Pueblo de Oaxaca, en la comunidad Unión Hidalgo, por el clima de violencia en la región”, 20 de junio de 2018...

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25 June 2018

Grupo México lawsuit (re toxic spill in Mexico)

On 6 August 2014, 40.000 m3 of chemicals from the Buenavista del Cobre mine, a subsidiary of Grupo México, spilled into the Sonora and Bacanuchi rivers.  The toxic spill caused water and soil contamination which affected approximately 22,000 people...

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23 June 2018

Laos: Pak Lay Dam to displace at least a thousand families; prior consultation not commenced

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Pak Lay Dam to Displace Residents in More Than 20 Villages in Northwestern Laos", 21 June 2018...

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19 June 2018

Ecuador: Indigenous leaders opposing Junefield’s EcuaGold mining project attacked; saying operation is unconstitutional, Court orders to suspend project

On May 9th, Yaku Pérez Guartambel, Mario Gonzalo, Fárez Ramon, Víctor Hernández Siavichay and Manuel Gayllas are members of the Federación de Organizaciones Campesinas e Indígenas del Azuay (Federation of Indigenous and Campesino Organisations of Azuay...

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19 June 2018
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Author: La Jornada (México)

“Concesionarán agua de 300 cuencas hasta por 50 años a empresas privadas”, 15 de junio de 2018...

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