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30 January 2018

Democracy Index 2017: new report provides a snapshot of the state of democracy worldwide

Author: The Economist (USA)

"Democracy Index 2017: Free speech under attack", 31 January 2018...

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29 January 2018
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Author: El Mundo (Costa Rica)

“Trabajadores piñeros logran acuerdos para que se cumplan sus derechos laborales”, 17 de enero de 2018...

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11 December 2017
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Author: El Mundo (Costa Rica)

“Comunidad se opone a planta hidroeléctrica de H.Solís en Pérez Zeledón”, 28 de noviembre de 2017...

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16 November 2017

Commentary: Powering Past Coal Alliance must ensure just transition from coal to clean power

Author: Sharan Burrow & Mary Robinson, The B Team

"Power past coal is right move, but we can't do it withou a just transition", 17 Nov 2017...

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16 November 2017
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Author: Carlos Arguedas, Katherine Chaves y Carlos Hernández, La Nación (Costa Rica)

“Coligallero muere atrapado por derrumbe en finca Crucitas” 15 de Noviembre de 2017...

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15 November 2017

COP23: Global alliance to phase out coal recognises need for a "just transition"

Author: Michael Holder, businessGreen

The UK and Canada have joined with 24 other nations and regional states to launch a new global alliance aimed at phasing out coal-fired power and weaning the world off the most carbon intensive form of electricity generation. The new group was...

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15 November 2017

Twenty countries join global alliance to phase out coal by 2030

Author: Nina Chestney & Stine Jacobsen, Reuters (UK)

Since signing the Paris Agreement in 2015 [...] several countries have made national plans to phase out coal... The Powering Past Coal alliance brings together many of these countries and others that will commit to phasing out coal [and] sharing...

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31 October 2017
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BananaLink y sindicatos denunciaron abusos laborales y obstáculos a la libertad de asociación en plantación de piña de Anexco, parte de Fyffes....

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31 October 2017

Costa Rica: Unions denounce labour abuses at Anexco pineapple plantation, part of Fyffes

BananaLink and Unions in Costa Rica denounces labour abuses and obstacles from freedom of association at the Anexco pineapple plantation, part of Fyffes. Business and Human Rights Resource Centre invited Fyffes to respond, the response is available. 

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31 October 2017

Fyffes Response to the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre regarding Anexco Pineapple Farm in Costa Rica

Fyffes is disappointed by Bananalink’s ongoing inaccurate and misleading reporting on its website regarding our Anexco pineapple farm in Costa Rica. Given Fyffes commitment to respecting the rights and welfare of workers across our supply chains, we...

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