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15 August 2018
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Author: El Universal (México)

“Continúa discriminación y violencia contra pueblos indígenas: CNDH”, 9 de agosto de 2018...

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14 August 2018

Ecuador: NGOs call on government to protect environmental rights defenders from attacks, and urge it to sign Escazú Agreement

Author: Amazon Watch

“International Coalition Asks Ecuador's President Moreno to Protect Earth Defenders from Attacks” – 9 August, 2018...

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14 August 2018

Kenya: Report claims communities impacted by Akiira Geothermal's operations not adequately consulted; includes company response & NGOs' rejoinder

A report by International Accountability Project (IAP) allege some members of the local community impacted by Akiira Geothermal's operations did not have access to information about the proposed project neither were they consulted. The Business and...

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14 August 2018
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Author: Proceso (México)

…Organizaciones no gubernamentales…consideraron que la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación (SCJN) tiene la oportunidad “histórica” de determinar si se reconoce plenamente la existencia del derecho a participar en asuntos de interés público de tipo...

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13 August 2018

Cambodia: Indigenous groups ask govt. to grant land concessions instead of forced relocations

Author: Soth Koemsoeun, The Phnom Penh Post

"Indigenous groups call for a halt to forced relocations", 10 August 2018...

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Company response
6 August 2018

ConocoPhillips response

Author: ConocoPhillips

ConocoPhillips has continuously engaged with the community and local government over the past three years. We have gone beyond the required three rounds of socialization and engaged with local stakeholders through nearly 175 meetings, seminars and...

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6 August 2018

Malawi: CSOs in mineral-rich Karonga region call for mining framework that respects local community rights, including access to information

Author: Karonga Civil Society Network (Malawi)

"A call for justice in extractive industries"...

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5 August 2018
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Author: Vinicius Sassine, O Globo (Brazil)

“General da reserva foi contratado pela Belo Sun sem cumprir quarentena de seis meses”, 31 de julho de 2018 ...

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5 August 2018
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Author: Sala de Imprensa, Ministério Público Federal (MPF), (Brazil)

“Recomendação foi assinada pelo MPF e MPE”, 31 de julho de 2018...

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3 August 2018

Kenya: Call to include the poor in planning mega projects after poor families displaced for road construction

Over 20,000 families have been left homeless after a government agency demolished their houses to pave way for road construction. The demolished was done despite an earlier agreement between government agencies and community advocates to extend the...

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