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10 December 2018
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Author: Protection International

En Guatemala, numerosas comunidades indígenas y campesinas viven situaciones de represión y criminalización debido a su oposición pacífica a megaproyectos hidroeléctricos, los cuales con frecuencia se llevan a cabo sin consultar a las comunidades...

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10 December 2018

CEOs of 50 companies sign open letter appealing to world leaders to urgently address climate change

Author: Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders

"...In 2015, our coalition the Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders – an informal group, facilitated by the World Economic Forum, of major global businesses from a range of sectors – called on governments to reach an ambitious climate deal, aligned with th...

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10 December 2018

Dem. Rep. of Congo: The government increases royalties on "strategic" mineral resources despite opposition from leading cobalt mining companies

Author: Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa

"It’s about to get much more expensive to make your smartphone", 4 Decembre 2108...

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10 December 2018

International Labour Organization (ILO) maps how green jobs benefit workers and economies, mitigate climate change, prevent health & safety risks and increase productivity

Author: International Labour Organization

"...Some 23 countries have decoupled economic growth from GHG emissions as a result of the increased use of renewable energy, carbon pricing, green product subsidies and green jobs, among other policies. Environmental sustainability can be achieved...

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10 December 2018

Investing in a just transition: action guide

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10 December 2018

London School of Economics & Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment launch investor guide

Author: London School of Economics & Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

"A ‘just transition’ for workers and communities as the world’s economy responds to climate change was included as part of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. This guide sets out how investors can address the social dimension of climate change...

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10 December 2018

The Investing in a Just Transition Initiative guides investors on mitigating climate change while advancing social inclusion

Author: London School of Economics & Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

"...One of the ways to accelerate climate action – and optimise its benefits – is to ensure that it is inclusive. This means taking account of the distributional consequences so that no one is left behind. It is clear that the benefits of the...

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10 December 2018

U.S. Alliance for Sustainable Finance forms to drive investment in clean energy and climate resilience projects

Author: Bloomberg

"Today, during the inaugural Sustainable Finance Week in New York, Bloomberg announced the formation of the U.S. Alliance for Sustainable Finance (USASF), convening 15 founding members to drive investment in clean energy and climate resilience projects...

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4 December 2018

Dem. Rep. of Congo : Enough Project releases new report documenting links between cobalt mining, corruption & human rights abuses

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4 December 2018
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