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15 September 2017

Third Plenary Meeting of Montreux Document Forum: New mapping & contract tool offer guidance re human rights & security services

With the creation of the Montreux Document Forum (MDF) in 2014, participants established a platform for tackling their challenges in implementing the Montreux Document. On 27 and 28 April 2017, States, international organisations, and civil society...

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13 September 2017
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13 September 2017

Israel: Government plans to punish Amnesty International for campaigning against settlement business

Author: Amnesty International

“Reports Israeli government plans to retaliate against Amnesty International over settlements campaign”, 12 September 2017...

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12 September 2017

OPT: French civil society groups call on AXA to end alleged complicity in human rights abuse through its investments in Israeli banks & weapons manufacturer

AXA’s investments in three Israeli banks and a weapons manufacturer have been linked to human rights abuses and contraventions of international law. The three Israeli banks: Hapoalim, Leumi, and Mizrahi Tefahot, reportedly provide special loans for...

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12 September 2017
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Author: RFI

"Trafic de minerais en RDC: la Monusco dénonce de faux documents à son nom", 10 septembre 2017...

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11 September 2017
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Author: Lado B (México)

“Resistencias: La resistencia histórica de cerro de oro”, 3 de Septiembre de 2017...

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10 September 2017

AXA responds to allegations re ties to Israeli settlement construction and weapons manufacturing

Author: AXA Group

...[W]e have duly taken note of your concern with regards to our investments in three Israeli banks. We were contacted in the past by some NGOs on the same topic, and had therefore reviewed it carefully, as we do when we receive questions about our...

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6 September 2017
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Author: Joana Moncau, Repórter Brasil (Brazil)

"Julgamento de cacique Pataxó tem debate acalorado sobre retomadas indígenas no sul da Bahia-Indígenas de toda a Bahia lotaram a Câmara Municipal, onde houve o julgamento. Resultado é considerado um marco no debate sobre direito indígena", 30 de...

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4 September 2017
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Algunos medios, han retomado los hechos del 30 de agosto como una manifestación violenta en contra del proyecto hidroeléctrico y las instalaciones de la empresa Proyectos de Desarrollo Hídricos SA. (PDHSA) en la finca Ixquisis, en Guatemala. Medios...

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1 September 2017
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Author: i24News (Israel)

« ONU: les USA travaillent contre une "liste noire" d'entreprises en Cisjordanie », 21 août 2017...

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