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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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30 July 2018
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Author: Portal de notícias G1 MT (Brazil)

"Sema multou usina em R$ 5,7 milhões e alerta para que moradores não usem o rio. Bacia de contenção se rompeu e resíduos foram despejados no Rio Tenente do Amaral." 30 de julho de 2018...

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30 July 2018

Report examines community strategies & remedies for land conflicts linked to business activities in India, Indonesia & Myanmar

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26 July 2018

Civil society orgs. argue Asia-Pacific trade agreement likely to have adverse impact on labour rights, access to medicines, food & healthcare, if ratified

Author: Pavan Kulkarni, News Click (India)

"Organizations oppose Secretive Negotiations Around RCEP Trade Agreement", 20 Jul 2018...

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24 July 2018

Laos: Hundreds missing and over 6,600 displaced due to dam collapse

Author: Mike Ives, New York Times

"Laos dam collapes: Hundreds are missing as homes are swept away", 24 July 2018...

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17 July 2018

Commentary: New technologies allow women in India to be partners in decision-making

Author: Shreya Sen, OpenGlobalRights

"Bringing justice close: an experiment in accessing justice with technology", 17 July 2018...

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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: Júlia Dolce, Brasil de Fato, (Brazil)

“Composto à base de químico glifosato corresponde a 50% do mercado brasileiro de agrotóxicos”, 11 de julho de 2018...

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9 July 2018
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Mientras 43 personas, dentro de ellas las ganadoras del premio ambiental mundial Goldman suscribieron una carta dirigida al gobierno de China, a través de su misión diplomática en Ecuador, la cual no fue recibida por sus funcionarios en Quito; una...

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5 July 2018

Kenya: Owners of dam that collapsed killing 47 face manslaughter charges as survivors say they regret accepting conditional compensation

The Director of Public Prosecutions...[has] ordered the arrest and prosecution of 2 Patel Coffee Estates' managers on charges of manslaughter over the Patel Dam tragedy that killed 47 people and left many others injured. In the meantime, several survi...

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