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24 May 2019
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Author: Procuraduría de los Derechos Humanos y la Oficina del Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Derechos Humanos en Guatemala

“Situación de las personas defensoras de derechos humanos en Guatemala: Entre el compromiso y la adversidad: Informe conjunto de la Procuraduría de los Derechos Humanos y la Oficina del Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Derechos Humanos...

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24 May 2019

Mexico: Chinese tech companies move their production from the US to avoid tariffs and to benefit from cheaper labour costs

Author: Latin America Reports

“Latin American technology production appears to benefit from trade war”, 18th May 2019...

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23 May 2019
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Para determinar los hechos que se imputan a 19 comuneros y dirigentes sociales de Cotabambas, que han denunciado los impactos negativos en sus modos de vida rural por la minera Las Bambas (parte de MMG, parte de China Minmetals), el Observatorio para...

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23 May 2019

Workshop summary: Strengthening human rights due diligence in electric vehicle production

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, NAP Helpdesk Business & Human Rights

'Info Package: Workshop organised by the NAP Helpdesk Business & Human Rights and the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre'...

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22 May 2019

Solomon Islands: Environment Advisory Committee withholds development consent for bauxite mine

The Solomon Islands Environment Advisory Committee (EAC) has refused consent for a bauxite mine on Wagina Island. The decision has been appealed by the developer, Solomon Bauxite Limited (SBL)....

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22 May 2019

Commentary: Draft UN legal principles on corporate environmental conduct in conflict areas risk pushback from governments & corporations

Author: Stavros Pantazopoulos, Conflict and Environment Observatory

"New UN legal report addresses the responsibility of states and corporations for environmental damage in conflict", 21 May 2019....

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22 May 2019

ICAR 2019 Annual Meeting Report Summary

Author: ICAR

The International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) convened its eighth annual meeting on April 24-25, 2019 in Washington, D.C. The meeting focused on three key themes: addressing inequality through greater government oversight of corporations...

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22 May 2019

Liberia: Government drafts guidelines for free, prior & informed consent to curb land conflicts between local communities & businesses

Author: FrontPage Africa

"Liberia: Government Drafts Guidelines for Free, Prior Informed Consent", 21 May 2019....

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21 May 2019
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Author: OCMAL

“Convocan a marchas contra el fracking y la minería contaminante en todo el país” – 16 de mayo de 2019...

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20 May 2019
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Author: Pulso-La Tercera (Chile)

“Albemarle alerta por solicitudes de BHP y Grupo Luksic para extraer agua” – 20 de mayo de 2019...

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