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16 October 2018
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Author: Boris Kharl Ebaka, Agence d'information d'Afrique centrale (République du Congo)

"Chronique : l’impact environnemental de l’industrie minière", 13 octobre 2018...

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16 October 2018
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Author: Libération (France)

« Pollution de Chevron-Texaco : "Le système judiciaire international protège les criminels du secteur privé" », 16 octobre 2018...

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8 October 2018

Locals impacted by oil exploration activities allegedly neither consulted nor adequately compensated

Author: Daily Monitor (Uganda)

"Compensation glitches cited in oil-rich areas"...

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8 October 2018

Uganda: Locals impacted by oil exploration activities in Nwoya area allegedly not adequately compensated; Total responds

A recent article claims that farmers in Uganda's Nwoya district impacted by Total's oil exploration were neither consulted nor adequately compensated. The Business and Human Rights Resource Centre invited Total to respond to these allegations. Total...

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5 October 2018

Documentary on challenges facing mining communities in northern Malawi including failure to benefit from mining revenue

Author: Church & Society CCAP Livingstonia Synod (Malawi)

"Challenges facing Mining Communities in Northern Malawi:...

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5 October 2018

Ethiopia: Govt. revokes land leases for investors for failure to create jobs; some had evicted locals to pave way for proposed projects

Author: Sora Halake, Voice of America

"Ethiopia Revokes Land Leases for Saudi Billionaire, Other Investors"...

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5 October 2018
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3 October 2018
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Author: Olivier Kaforo, Le Potentiel (Rép. dém. du Congo)

"La Société civile réitère son refus à l’exploitation pétrolière dans les Virunga et la Salonga", 27 septembre 2018...

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26 September 2018

West & Central Africa: NGOs denounce abuses against women in industrial oil palm plantations

Author: World Rainforest Movement, GRAIN and others

"Declaration: No to abuse against women in industrial oil palm plantations"...

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25 September 2018

Investor Alliance for Human Rights calls on jewelry manufacturers & retailers to ensure responsible sourcing of gold & precious gems

Author: Investor Alliance for Human Rights

The undersigned investors call on companies in the jewelry industry to review their policies and practices and take action to ensure responsible sourcing of gold, diamonds, and other precious minerals and gems. Specifically, we urge jewelry...

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