Free, prior & informed consent
International standards & introductory material on Free, Prior & Informed Consent: click here
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How local communities are defending community consent in mining, oil & gas projects in southern Africa
Mining companies and governments need to understand and respect the right to free, prior, and informed consent. The lives of activists are on the line. New research shows how more and more communities are finding ways to take action to protect their...
Author: Ilsa, Prensa Rural
“Afectación directa y derecho a la consulta previa: las comunidades étnicas y las licencias ambientales” – 17 de septiembre de 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias legales
So. Africa: Locals say mining in coal-rich Limpopo could threaten their livelihoods & pollute environment
Author: Llewellyn Leonard (University of South Africa)in The Conversation (So. Africa)
"Why there’s resistance to coal mining at a world heritage site in South Africa"...
These Community-Investor Negotiation Guides provide communities and advocates with strategies to protect themselves from unjust land-based investment projects and ensure that the community’s long-term prosperity is at the center of all negotiations.