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21 June 2018

Myanmar: Swedwatch report urges mining machinery providers to conduct human rights due diligence to prevent & mitigate adverse impacts

Author: Swedwatch

"Machinery providers fail to recognize human rights risks in Myanmar's jade mines," 20 June 2018...

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19 June 2018
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El pasado mes de mayo, Yaku Pérez Guartammbel, presidente de la Ecuarunari (Confederación Kichwa del Ecuador), Mario Fárez y Víctor Hernández, de la Federación de Organizaciones Indígenas y campesinas del Ecuador, FOA, fueron retenidos por personas...

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18 June 2018
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Author: La Patria en línea (Bolivia)

“Mujeres presentan propuestas para revertir violencia por contaminación” - 4 de junio de 2018...

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18 June 2018
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Author: DAR

“Proponen sistema de monitoreo socioambiental en proyectos y contratos” - 18 de junio de 2018...

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12 June 2018
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Author: Inredh

“Juez suspende audiencia y ordena se realice un peritaje antropológico en comunidad indígena” – 6 de junio de 2018...

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5 June 2018
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Author: El Economista

“Homologan consulta social para proyectos energéticos”, 5 de junio de 2018...

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4 June 2018
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El demandante, DeWayne Johnson alega que Monsanto ocultó pruebas en una demanda presentada contra esta empresa y de pruebas científicas sobre su relación con el cáncer que le aqueja.  De prosperar, el caso serviría a cientos de afectados en Argentina y...

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3 June 2018

Mekong: Land concessions prejudice rural poor; socio-environmental costs outweigh economic gains

Author: Rina Chandran, Reuters

"Rural poor squeezed by land concessions in Mekong region: report," 29 May 2018...

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22 May 2018

USA: Lawsuit challenges oil & gas leases alleging Govt.'s failure to consider possible water contamination & climate change

Author: Ucilia Wang, Climate Liability News (USA)

"New Lawsuit Denounces Climate Impact of Montana Mining Leases", 21 May 2018...

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21 May 2018

Kenya: Local govt. threatens legal action against electricity co. KenGen over allegedly causing flooding that resulted in loss of lives & livelihoods

Author: Stephen Astariko, The Star (Kenya)

"Korane threatens lawsuit against KenGen for damage caused by dams", 21 May 2018...

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