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6 February 2017
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Desde puntos de vista distintos, se presentan análisis desde las organizaciones de la sociedad civil respecto de la correlación entre crecimiento de la demanda de minería de oro, ligado a mercados ilegales con graves impactos en el aumento de la...

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8 January 2017

Report on relationship between armed private security firms and violence in Latin American countries

Author: DCAF-UNLIREC

“Armed private security in Latin America and the Caribbean: Oversight and accountability in an evolving context”...

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4 August 2016

Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights publishes model clauses for agreements between govt. security forces & companies on human rights

Author: Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights

As a matter of best practice, companies that provide in-kind or financial support to public security in a manner contemplated by the VPs seek to enter into written memorandums of understanding (MOUs) and support agreements.  These agreements are...

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29 July 2016

Total publishes its 1st human rights briefing paper based on UN Guiding Principles Reporting Framework

Author: Total

Total has published its 1st Human Rights Briefing Paper based on the United Nations (UN) Guiding Principles Reporting Framework. The Briefing Paper outlines our Salient Issues and explains how we are addressing them. In addition, it demonstrates how...

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19 July 2016
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Author: Lien De Brouckere, Communities First

« Boîte à Outils " Mines Industrielles & Communautés Locales " – RDC », 11 juillet 2016...

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26 June 2016

Report on implementing corporate responsibility under the UN framework on business & human rights in Uganda's oil sector

IPIS vzw and ActionAid Uganda have published a third in a series of four reports exploring business and human rights issues in Uganda’s oil sector. This series is a collaboration between IPIS vzw and ActionAid Uganda. The current report explores how...

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21 June 2016

New edition of toolkit: “Addressing Security and Human Rights Challenges in Complex Environments”

Author: Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) & Intl. Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

“Addressing Security and Human Rights Challenges in Complex Environments Toolkit- Third Edition (DCAF and ICRC, June 2016)” ...

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31 May 2016
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Author: Lara Montesinos Coleman, Le Monde Diplomatique español

“La violencia de la ética petrolera”...

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4 May 2016

Mining companies operating in conflict-affected areas cannot overlook their responsibilities to respect human rights, says lawyer

Author: Mark Camilleri, Tsamota

"Miners, guns and lawyers: Tracing corporate liability for breaches of human rights by mining companies in conflict-affected areas", Oct 2015...

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14 April 2016
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Author: DCAF-CICR

“Respondiendo a los Desafíos de Seguridad y Derechos Humanos en Entornos Complejos – Guía Práctica, Segunda Edición”...

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