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19 January 2017

Mexico: Isidro Baldenegro López, anti-logging activist & winner of Goldman prize, killed

Author: Nina Lakhani, Guardian (UK)

“Second winner of environmental prize killed months after Berta Cáceres death”, 18 January 2017...

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26 October 2016

Brazil: Agência Pública and Leonardo Sakamoto are nominees for 2016 Press Freedom Prize-Reporters Without Borders for their work on human rights & against slave labour

Author: Reporters Without Borders (France)

“RSF unveils 22 nominees for 2016 Press Freedom Prize-Reporters Without Borders (RSF) today released the names of the 22 nominees for the 2016 Reporters Without Borders-TV5 Monde Prize for Press Freedom, which will be awarded to three laureates – a...

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1 October 2016

Papua New Guinea activist to receive global prize for environment & human rights - has been threatened & beaten for opposing logging by Rimbunan Hijau

Author: Global Witness (UK)

As activist receives global award for fighting deforestation, Global witness calls for urgent halt to rainforest destruction across Papua New Guinea, 29 Sep 2016...

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31 August 2016

Bangladeshi labour rights activist Kalpona Akter wins award

Author: Tribune [Dhaka]

Kalpona Akter, an activist for garment’s workers in Bangladesh has been honoured with the Alison Des Forges Award for Extraordinary Activism for 2016 for her outstanding achievements, along with four other human rights activists...Kalpona Akter had to...

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5 August 2016
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Author: El Pueblo

“Promueven en Cali programas para incentivar la inclusión de género”...

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1 July 2016
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Author: El Tiempo

“Andesco premió a las empresas con mejor responsabilidad social”...

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1 July 2016

UN Global Compact Leaders Summit recognises 10 pioneers working toward Sustainable Development Goals

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21 June 2016

US Secretary of State seeks nominees for "Corporate Excellence" awards recognising refugee hiring, transparency, environment

Author: US Department of State

"Call for Recommendations: 2016 Secretary of State's Award for Corporate Excellence", 25 Apr 2016...

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17 May 2016
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Author: Nadège Yaméogo et Chantal Yougbaré, Sidwaya (Burkina Faso)

"Sociétés minières au Burkina Faso : Le prix "responsabilité sociétale" 2016 lancé", 11 mai 2016...

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13 May 2016

Colombia: Land rights activist Ingrid Vergara is finalist for intl. human rights defenders award

Author: Frontline Defenders

“Ingrid Vergara Chavéz HRD, Spokesperson Movimiento de Victimas de Crimenes de Estado – MOVICE”...

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