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22 June 2018

Kenya: Locals fear infrastructure project will rob them of livelihood & cultural identity

Author: Nick Young, Africanarguments.com

"We’ll be like a museum”: Lamu locals fear huge regional infrastructure plan"...

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19 June 2018
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Author: RFI

"Mauritanie: d’anciens esclaves dénoncent l’accaparement de leurs terres", 14 juin 2018...

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19 June 2018

NGOs say initiative to improve food security in Africa through agribusiness has failed in Senegal; call for more support to peasants farmers esp. women

Author: Cadre de Concertation et de Coopération des Ruraux(CNCR) & others, in www.farmlangrab.org

"Letter addressed to the Government of Senegal, G7 members state, and the African Union"...

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19 June 2018
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Author: Cadre de Concertation et de Coopération des Ruraux(CNCR), Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale (IPAR), ActionAid Sénégal(AAS) et d'autres

"Lettre d’interpellation adressée au gouvernement de la République du Sénégal, des pays membres du G7 et à l’Union Africaine", 10 juin 2018...

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18 June 2018

OECD Watch: Out of 18 OECD Guidelines complaints filed in 2017, 13 provided no remedy for victims of corporate abuse

Author: OECD Watch

"The State of Remedy under the OECD Guidelines: Understanding NCP cases completed in 2017 through the lens of remedy", 18 June 2018...

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12 June 2018

Nigeria: Local community says pollution by Wilmar has compromised their livelihoods; company denies allegations

Author: Kingston Obung, BluePrint (Nigeria)

"Land grab: Cross River community wants firm to pay compensation"...

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12 June 2018

Nigeria: NGO claims deforestation by Okumu Oil Palm has led to loss of livelihood for local communities; company denies allegation & threaten to sue NGO

Friends of the Earth Nigeria (FoEN) has claimed that deforestation by Palm Oil company has compromised the livelihoods of local communities in Nigeria. In response, the company has denied the allegations & threatened to sue to NGO for 'false'...

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4 June 2018

Dem. Rep. of Congo: Peasant farmers worry expansion of palm oil production will increase food insecurity & loss of land

Author: World Rainforest Movement

"Democratic Republic of Congo: Turning peasant lands once more into oil palm monocultures"...

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28 May 2018
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Author: RFI

"Mali: 21 communes se lèvent contre la pollution de l’eau due à l’orpaillage", 27 mai 2018...

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28 May 2018
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Author: RFI

"Mali: 21 communes se lèvent contre la pollution de l’eau due à l’orpaillage", 27 mai 2018...

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