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Brazil: Report says that bauxite mining company MRN causes damage to biodiversity and Afro-descendent way of life
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A JBS não compra gado de fazendas envolvidas em irregularidades e adota uma abordagem inequívoca de desmatamento zero em toda a sua cadeia de suprimentos. ...o serviço de logística e transporte de animais, fornecido e executado de forma independente,...
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Author: The Guardian
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- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Migrant workers COVID-19 and workers in food and beverage supply chains
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Mexico: The bodies of hundreds of migrant agricultural workers who died of Covid-19 in the US are sent home
Author: The Guardian (UK)
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