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8 March 2018

Uganda: Report on how women rights are negatively impacted by land acquisition for investment

A  new report, ‘Digging Deep’, by National Association of Professional Environmentalists, Womankind, National Association for Women’s Action in Development, and the women movement documents how land acquisition for investment impacts women and their...

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5 March 2018
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Author: Regeneración (México)

“Gobierno y empresas usan crimen organizado para control de yacimientos”, 27 de febrero de 2018...

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4 March 2018

Lesotho: Mining company clashes with villagers over compensation for displacement and loss of livelihoods; company says committed to amicable solution

Author: Bereng Mpaki, Lesotho Times (Lesotho)

"Mine clashes with Thaba Tseka host community", 9 Feb 2018...

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28 February 2018
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Author: Assessoria de Comunicação, Ministério Público Federal do Pará (Brazil)

"Governo do Pará deve revogar imediatamente decreto que viola direito de Consulta Prévia-Recomendação conjunta foi assinada pelo Ministério Público Federal, Ministério Público do Estado do Pará, Defensoria Pública da União e Defensoria Pública do...

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27 February 2018

Peru: Govt. called out for inadequate protection of human rights defenders & indigenous peoples affected by investment projects

NGOs highlight the situation of indigenous peoples in the Amazon and the Govt. plans to continue operations of extractive industries, while in the context of the Universal Periodic Review, recall the situation of human rights defenders at risk for...

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27 February 2018
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Author: Prensa Comunitaria (Guatemala)

“Comunidades de El Estor presentan amparo por licencias de proyecto minero”, 25 de febrero de 2018...

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27 February 2018
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Author: Contralínea (México)

“Indígenas ganan queja contra minera canadiense Almaden Minerals”, 26 de febrero de 2018...

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27 February 2018
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Author: OFRANEH (Honduras)

“Estudio efectuado en comunidades de Cristales y Río Negro (Trujillo) indica que Cruceros no ha generado mejoría en los ingresos del pueblo Garífuna”, 21 de febrero de 2018...

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25 February 2018
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Author: El País (Costa Rica)

“Pobladores piden al BM retirar sus inversiones en hidroeléctrica de Guatemala”, 21 de febrero de 2018...

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23 February 2018
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Author: La República (Ecuador)

“Amnistía Internacional denuncia persecución a la minoría indígena en Ecuador” - 21 de febrero de 2018...

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