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26 March 2018

Tanzania & Mozambique: Poor rural women discriminated in compensation after displacement to pave way for agribusiness, says report

A report by The World Resources Institute's (WRI) shows that women are discriminated when communities are compensated or resettled to pave way for agribusiness in Africa. The report calls for more inclusive and participatory community decision-making...

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23 March 2018
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« EDF attaqué par des communautés mexicaines dans un projet éolien » 20 mars 2018...

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21 March 2018
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Author: La Vanguardia (España)

“Un libro narra resistencia maya a dos proyectos hidroeléctricos en Guatemala”, 13 de marzo de 2018...

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20 March 2018

Maasai-Maori exchange offers Kenya's indigenous community insights on how to engage & benefit from geothermal companies operating in their communal land

Author: Kevin Mwanza, Reuters

"When the Maasai met the Maori: Kenya seeks to end geothermal land conflicts"...

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20 March 2018

Malawi: How NGOs are protecting the rights of local communities impacted by proposed Lilongwe Water Project

Author: Elias Jika & Preksha Kumar, in International Accountability Project

"The Banks May be Gone but Communities Still Pay the Price for Poor Development Planning"...

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13 March 2018

EDF Response

Author: EDF

"The Energy Ministry of the Federal Government who has the responsibility of the public consultation will be working in the preliminary phase of the public consultation at the end of February for the approval of the consultation protocol with the...

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13 March 2018
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Author: Transnational Institute

“Extractivismo y resistencia comunitaria en Honduras”, 6 de marzo de 2018...

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13 March 2018
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La comunidad de Unión Hidalgo en Oaxaca, México y la ONG Proyecto de Derechos Económicos, Sociales y Culturales AC presentaron una queja ante el Punto de Contacto Nacional francés de la OCDE contra EDF, alegando que EDF y su filial en México, Eólica...

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13 March 2018

Mexico: Indigenous community files complaint at OECD Natl. Contact Point against EDF for alleged human rights abuses at wind farm

The community of Unión Hidalgo at the southern state of Oaxaca in Mexico, and the NGO Project for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights filed a complaint with the French National Contact point from OECD against Electricity of France EDF, alleging that...

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13 March 2018
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Author: El Universal (México)

“Retrasan construcción de parques eólicos en Yucatán por consulta”, 2 de marzo de 2018...

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