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29 June 2014

Applications for forest & environment clearance to be digitised, activists fear will favour investors' interests over ecology & people

In India, Project monitoring group has decided to digitise all applications for clearances relating to forest, environment and others to fast track major investment projects and impart transparency in clearance procedures. Environmentalists and...

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29 June 2014

Peru: NGO releases report saying that extractives negatively affect human rights defenders

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Article
29 June 2014

Peru: Modification of law technically gives police high degree of impunity, civil society claims it leads to repression of social protests

Author: The Guardian (UK)

"Peru now has a ‘licence to kill’ environmental protesters"  - 29 June 2014...

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Report
27 June 2014

Labour Market Outcomes and Egypt’s Migration Potential

Author: Mona Amer and Philippe Fargues, The Center for Migration and Refugees Studies, American University of Cairo, (Egypt)

The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) is pleased to publish this study about Labor Market Outcomes and Migration Potential in Egypt. International migration is essentially about the movement of populations in search of job opportunities...

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Article
26 June 2014

Ericsson paper on ICT sector's role in addressing human rights challenges

Author: Ericsson

"ICT and Human Rights: An ecosystem approach", 22 May 2014...

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Story
26 June 2014

Saudi Arabia: Malicious spyware app made by Hacking Team identified

 

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26 June 2014

UN Human Rights Council adopts two resolutions on business & human rights - includes our analysis of recent developments

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Article
24 June 2014

Buy stake in proposed pipeline, urges Uhuru

Author: George Omondi, Daily Nation (Kenya)

Land owners in northern Kenya have been invited to own part of the proposed Lokichar-Lamu oil pipeline in a move aimed at defusing tensions over compensation for the land taken up by the project. President Uhuru Kenyatta...asked Turkana County...

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24 June 2014

China: Arsenic pollution from realgar mining & processing allegedly causes hundreds of cases of cancer in Heshan village

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24 June 2014

Kenya: Govt. offers oil pipeline shares for local communities affected by oil pipeline construction

Land owners in northern Kenya have been invited to own part of the proposed Lokichar-Lamu oil pipeline in a move aimed at defusing tensions over compensation for the land taken up by the project. President Uhuru Kenyatta...asked Turkana County...

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