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7 May 2019
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29 July 2018

Ecuador: NGOs allege intimidation and threats against indigenous leaders due to their opposition to extractive projects

Extractive projects in environmentally protected zones belonging to indigenous lands, like those of Rio Blanco mining project, of the Chinese EcuaGoldMining South America SA and CNPC, Chuanqing Drilling Engineering Company Limited (CCDC), part of China...

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12 February 2018

Integrating business & human rights in the Inter-American Human Rights System

Author: Alejandra Gonza

"Integrating Business and Human Rights in the Inter-American Human Rights System," 21 April 2016...

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30 May 2017

Peru: Court documents in USA reveal human rights abuses linked to ‘illegal’ gold mining, and to former employee of NTR gold refinery

Author: Peru Support Group

“Affidavit brings new insights into illegal corporate gold trading”...

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26 February 2017

In-depth interview with Andy Hall: "Companies should help prevent another witch hunt on human rights defenders and civil society"

Author: Bobbie Sta Marta and Ana Zbona, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, Feb 2017

Plum Village Zen Buddhist monastery is not where we were expecting to find Andy Hall - an international affairs advisor to the Migrant Worker Rights Network (MWRN) in Thailand and a well-known human rights defender - when we asked him for an interview. After leaving Thailand because of being harshly prosecuted because of his activism, he retreated to the Zen Buddhist monastery in Southern France where he spent 100 days of his life going inwards, being mindful, his movements limited to 3 temples in the countryside. He says it was hard to leave the country where he spent the last 11 years fighting for migrants’ workers’ rights – but harsh judicial harassment, most importantly by Natural Fruit, a company the abuses of which he was investigating, made it impossible to stay.

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9 December 2015

Ecuador: Video documentary on Kichwa tribe’s struggle against oil firms & their travel to COP21 climate change conference

Author: Marc Silver, Emiliano Battista & Charlie Phillips, The Guardian

"The Amazonian tribespeople who sailed down the Seine – video"...

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11 May 2015
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Author: David Goodman, dans Observatoire des multinationales (France)

« Au cœur de l’Amazonie, une communauté indigène résiste aux multinationales pétrolières », 4 mai 2015...

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6 October 2014
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Author: AFP

“Ecuador se disculpa con indígenas por actividad petrolera, acatando fallo internacional” – 1 de octubre de 2014...

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8 May 2014

Consulta Previa and Investment [Latin America]

Author: Americas Quarterly (US)

...The perils and promise of consulta previa…Across the Andes, resource-related conflict has increased over the past 10 years. [In this issue, Country Studies:] Peru… Chile…Guatemala [and] Colombia…[Articles:] Reducing the Financial Risk of Social...

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9 December 2013

Best Places to Work 2014 [USA]

Author: Human Rights Campaign

This year, an historic 304 major businesses…scored 100 percent on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index and the coveted distinction of “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.” These companies adopted a full framework of LGBT inclusion in the workplace,...

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