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Author: El Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos
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Author: Business and Human Rights Resource Centre
"Company lawsuits against human rights defenders, afro-descendant and indigenous communities and environmental defenders. Litigation challenges and protection and self protection measures", 26-28th September 2019...
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Author: Eliane Brum, El País (Brazil)
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Laos: Protests continue against Xayaburi Dam for the reduced river flow and risk of livelihood crisis as it begins operations
Author: Panu Wongcha-um, Reuters
"New Mekong dam in Laos opens to protests, dried-out downstream", 28 Oct 2019...
Laos: Xayaburi Dam begins operations despite villagers arguing that dam will destroy their livelihoods
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Colombia: Inter-American Development Bank to investigate compliance with its social, environmental standards over investment in the Ituango dam
Author: Center of International Enviromental Law, CIEL
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