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9 December 2018

Cambodia: Stung Treng authorities agree to the ethnic bunong community's request following the impact of Lower Sesan II dam construction

Author: Chakrya Sophak Khouth, The Phnom Penh Post

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7 December 2018

USA: Lawsuit alleges utility co. is responsible for California wildfire that caused deaths & destroyed homes

Author: Megan Henney, FOXBusiness

"Deadly California wildfires caused by PG&E, class-action lawsuit alleges", 6 Dec 2018...

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5 December 2018

Israel: BBC investigation alleges Thai farm workers subject to unsafe working conditions & "squalid" living conditions

BBC conducted a year long investigation and said it discovered man Thai nationals living and working on Israeli farms are being exploited and abused.  It also alleged there were many unexplained deaths....

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4 December 2018

BBC investigation looks at 'forgotten' Thai workers in Israel.

Author: BBC

A yearlong BBC News Thai investigation has discovered many Thai nationals living and working on Israeli farms are being exploited and abused. Tens of thousands of Thai labourers work in Israel under a scheme organised by the two governments. Many are...

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3 December 2018

Zimbabwe: Small-scale chrome mining endangers environment & livelihoods

Author: Blessed Mhlanga, The Standard (Zimbabwe)

"The Midlands chrome curse: Miners leave trail of destruction", 18 November 2018....

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27 November 2018
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Author: La Nueva España

“Una experta en derechos humanos asesora a los inquilinos de La Camocha”- 23 de noviembre de 2018...

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26 November 2018
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No dia 7 de novembro de 2018, o juiz Walter Zwicker Esbaille Júnior, da Comarca de Campos Gerais (MG), determinou, através que uma Ação Reintegratória de Posse, que 450 famílias do Quilombo Campo Grande fossem despejadas. A Ação foi requerida pela mas...

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13 November 2018

Peru: Swedwatch report alleges Swedish co's fail to address water-related human rights risks associated with production of agricultural goods

Swedwatch's report To the last drop – Water and human rights impacts of the agro export industry in Ica, Peru: the responsibility of buyers looks at the water-related human rights impacts associated with the large-scale production of fruits and...

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12 November 2018
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.No terceiro aniversário do rompimento da barragem da Samarco, integrantes de comunidades atingidas visitam Londres para encontros com a BHP Billiton, sociedade civil, parlamentares e investidores. A viagem teve apoio do Centro de Informação sobre...

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15 October 2018

How Kenya Fluorspar Company has compromised locals' livelihoods, including displacement & abandoned mining pits; company comments

Author: Kevin Mwanza, Thomas Reuters Foundation

"Evicted Kenyans demand compensation after mining firm exits"...

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