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12 February 2018

Mapping recent developments in transparency of extractive industries

Author: Zorka Milin

"Mapping Recent Developments in Transparency of Extractive Industries," 2 May 2016...

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12 February 2018

Papua New Guinea: UN human rights chief urges measures to hold companies accountable for the human rights impacts of their activities

Author: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

PORT MORESBY/GENEVA (9 February 2018) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...called on the Government of Papua New Guinea to take firm measures to combat corruption, build good governance and strengthen the rule of law,...

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12 February 2018

Power Africa's guide on community engagement for power projects in Kenya

Power Africa has launched a guide for developers of electricity generation and transmission infrastructure. It outlines best practices for the kind of inclusive and effective engagement needed to create positive outcomes for both companies and...

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9 February 2018

Ecuador: Int'l call for accountability following attack on defender who opposes oil & mining concessions

Author: Women's Earth & Climate Action Network International (USA)

"International Organizations Call For Accountability Following Attack On Amazonian Land Defender Patricia Gualinga", 08 Feb 2018...

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8 February 2018

Ecuador: Constitutional referendum is approved; incl. banning metallic mining

Although the media has focused on the political implications of questions referring to prohibition of re-election and combat to corruption, questions 5 and 7 are relevant to address conflicts on mining and oil concessions granted by the previous...

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5 February 2018

Ecuador: Civil society organizations file a protection measure for indigenous families displaced by Ecuacorriente

Author: Inredh

On 31st January, …the Amazon Indigenous Community of Cordillera of Condor Mirador (Cascomi, for its Spanish acronym), the Pan-Amazon Ecclesial Network (REPAM) and the Regional Human Rights Advisory Foundation (INREDH) submitted a legal protection...

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5 February 2018
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Author: Contralínea (México)

“Hidroeléctrica Las Cruces amenaza el humedal más importante de México”, 2 de febrero de 2018...

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30 January 2018
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Author: ONU Brasil (Brazil)

“ONU abre consulta sobre mecanismo de direitos humanos dos povos indígenas”, 19 de janeiro de 2018           ...

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30 January 2018
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Author: Ndiol Maka Seck, Le Soleil (Sénégal)

"Projet d’exploitation de mine de phosphate à Lam-Lam : Le directeur de la société Sephos rassure les populations", 30 janvier 2018...

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29 January 2018
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