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21 May 2018

Analysis: Displaced Syrian health professionals in Lebanon suffer discrimination in the informal sector

Author: Sharif A Ismail, Adam P Coutts, and Fouad M Fouad, International Institute for Environment and Development

"Syrian health workers in Lebanon: supporting an informal workforce in crisis", March 2018...

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26 March 2018

Kenya: Court finds Resolution Insurance & Nairobi Women's Hospital liable for HIV/AIDS discrimination

Author: Kamau Muthoni, Standard Digital (Kenya)

“Court throws out case filed by insurance firm on award given to HIV positive woman”...

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25 March 2018

Thailand: Expert urges immediate environment restoration after Akara gold mine leak which caused local residents' to suffer serious illnesses

Author: Pratch Rujivanarom, The Nation

"Environmental 'disaster' at Akara", 25 March 2018...

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19 March 2018

Australia: Gambling companies accused of unethical practices, including spying on customers, to prolong gambling sessions

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14 March 2018
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Author: Les Amis de la Terre

 « Rapport : Société Générale, plein gaz sur les fossiles », le 4 mars 2018...

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1 January 2018

Liberia: BMMC hands over 200 housing units, school, clinic to Kinjor residents

Author: David S. Menjor, Daily Observer (Liberia)

"BMMC Turns Over 200 Housing Units, School, Clinic to Kinjor Residents", 28 Dec 2017...

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21 November 2017

BHP, Vale & Samarco: New agreement reached in civil law proceedings; incl. extending timeline for agreeing reparation arrangements

Author: R.T. Watson, Sydney Morning Herald

"BHP-Vale deal distances companies from $71.5b in dam collapse lawsuits", 18 November 2017...

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8 November 2017

G7 Health ministers issue statement on climate change’s negative effects on health

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6 November 2017

UN Special Rapporteur on Toxic Wastes warns EU of negative effects of glyphosates on children's health

Author: Baskut Tuncak for The Guardian

...Two weeks ago, some European countries blocked the attempt to give glyphosate a new 10-year licence. This decision is about much more than one pesticide. It’s a welcome sign that EU member states might be more vigilant in performing their duty to...

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29 October 2017

Indonesia: Cigarette companies target children with low prices: Activists

Author: Alin Almanar, Jakarta Globe

"Cigarette Companies Target Children With Low Prices: Activists", 25 October 2017...

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