Right to food
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Colombia: Corporate and government corruption contributes to widespread malnutrition in Wayuu Indigenous communities, according to HRW
Author: Human Rights Watch
“Colombia: Indigenous Kids at Risk of Malnutrition, Death” – 13 August 2020...
Ecuador: NGO alleges that Chevron-Texaco oil spill, climate change, and pandemic compound inequities put Indigenous peoples at risk
Author: The Real News
“Climate, crude, and COVID devastate Ecuador’s Amazon” – 11 August 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Government & business response Extractives, including oil and mines
- Related companies: Chevron Texaco (part of Chevron)
Kuwait: 16 Indian construction workers without pay & work during COVID-19 lockdown seek govt. repatriation
Author: Aihik Sur, New Indian Express
"With approval of Expat Quota Bill, Indian workers stuck in Kuwait seek government help," 3 Aug 2020...
Saudi Arabia: Filipino workers at restauranter MAPCO reliant on aid during lockdown & now lacking regular pay, documentation
Author: Migrant Rights
"Restaurant workers driven to starvation in Saudi," 4 Aug 2020...
Author: Dimitri Mimongo, GabonReview (Gabon)
"Accaparement des terres : le Gabon, dans le top 10 mondial des pays dépossédés", 27 juillet 2020...
- Related companies: Olam
Uganda: Govt. official says all persons affected by oil project will be fairly and adequately compensated
Author: Ali Ssekatawa, National Oil Company (Uganda), in EABW News
"Uganda’s Oil And Gas Project Land Acquisition -Adequate Compensation For Affected Persons"...
Author: El Tiempo
“Colectivo José Alvear Restrepo preocupado por donaciones 'chatarra'” – 14 de julio de 2020...
Pacific economies face collapse over pandemic that may worsen existing illnesses & drive people to hunger
Author: Ben Doherty, The Guardian
"'Job-killer of the century': economies of Pacific islands face collapse over Covid-19", 10 July 2020...