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26 May 2020

Slovenia: Cycling protests continue as protesters claim gov't is limiting civic freedoms by attacking media & environmental defenders

Author: Marja Novak, Reuters

"Slovenia anti-government protests continue as country calls an end to epidemic", 15 May 2020...

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26 May 2020

Slovenia: Members of Balkan River Defense civil society organization's peaceful protest disrupted by police

Author: 8th of March Institute (Institut 8.marec)

This is an unofficial translation from Slovenian by the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre....

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26 May 2020

Slovenia: Thousands protest & environmental organizations denounce 'government's declaration of war on nature' to facilitate investment

Civil society in Slovenia has been highly critical of the recent developments, where the new government has included in its coronavirus crisis stimulus package the provisions aimed at deregulation of construction legislation and speeding up of...

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25 October 2019

African countries increasingly considering nuclear energy to meet electricity needs

Author: Chiponda Chimbelu, Deutsche Welle

"African countries mull nuclear energy as Russia extends offers", 22 October 2019....

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4 May 2019
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Author: Pierre Hamdi, France 24, The Observers(英国)

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29 April 2019

Dem. Rep. of Congo: Local community claims Chinese construction company CREC 7 charges excessive tolls on unsafe road; company comments included

Author: Pierre Hamdi, France 24, The Observers

"Chinese construction company sets up toll booth in Congo, angers locals", 22 April 2019....

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20 April 2019
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Author: Andoni Maiza Larrarte and Gloria Claudio-Quiroga, Quartz Africa

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15 April 2019

Dem. Rep. of Congo: Chinese minerals-for-infrastructure Sicomines deal has failed to benefit the Congolese population according to analysts

Author: Andoni Maiza Larrarte and Gloria Claudio-Quiroga, Quartz Africa

"How to avoid flawed minerals-for-infrastructure deals like DR Congo and China's Sicomines pact", 3 April 2019....

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23 June 2015

Nigeria: NGOs allege human rights abuses by Wilmar International; company denies claims

Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria allege that Wilmar International’s operations continue to impact negatively on the human rights of local communities, contrary to the company’s “no deforestation, no peat and no exploitation pol...

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11 June 2015

NGOs and activists exposing businesses’ negative human rights impacts increasingly vulnerable to persecution, says analyst

Author: Mandeep. S. Tiwana, CIVICUS, in IPS (Inter Press Service)

'Opinion: why are threats to civic space growing across the world?', 11 Jun 2015:...In recent years, there has been a perceptible rise in restrictions on…the fundamental freedoms of expression, association and peaceful assembly…[D]angers to civic...

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