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31 August 2018

Mozambique: Mining co's allegedly forcing local farmer communities out of Tete Province

Author: Pambazuka News

"The cost of land grabbing in Mozambique's Tete Province"...

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Article
18 July 2018
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Author: Instituto Socioambiental-ISA (Brazil)

"MPF exige esclarecimentos sobre assédio de mineradores na Terra Indígena do Alto Rio Negro", 16 de Julho de 2018No Rio Ayari,...fronteira do Brasil com a Colômbia, na Terra Indígena (TI) Alto Rio Negro, indígenas Baniwa e Koripaco vem denunciando a...

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Report
17 July 2018

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17 July 2018

Range of human rights abuses by extractive companies allegedly tied to European financial institutions: companies respond to Facing Finance report

"The global extractives industry is heavily involved in some of the worst labour, environmental and human rights violations. The rights of communities, farmers and indigenous people are being trampled in the push for ever more extraction. Indeed all b...

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Company response
16 July 2018

BHP Billiton response

"...We would like to take this opportunity to provide an update on a recent development with Samarco. At the link below you will find an explanation of an agreement made in the late June 2018 between BHP, Vale, Samarco, other parties to the Framework...

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Article
16 July 2018

EU delegates briefed on sugar land disputes

Author: Pech Sotheary, Khmer Times

12 July 2018...

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Article
16 July 2018

Kinangop Wind Park's suit against Kenya govt. for alleged failure to stop local community's opposition to project dismissed

Author: Capital Business (Kenya)

"Kinangop Wind Park loses Sh31b claim against GoK in London Court"...

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Company response
16 July 2018

Rio Tinto response

"Rio Tinto has long-recognised the importance of human rights. We respect and support human rights consistent with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, wherever we operate. We have our own Human rights policy and procedures and have made...

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Article
16 July 2018

Uganda: Women forum oppose projects, including by corporations, that increase food insecurity

Author: National Association of Professional Environmentalists (Uganda)

"The Rural Women’s Movement Held a Feminist School, Mobilizes Collective Power to Demand Climate Justice"...

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13 July 2018
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Author: CNN Español

"La escalofriante radiografía de los asesinatos contra líderes sociales en Colombia: esto es lo que sabemos” – 11 de julio de 2018...

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