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8 October 2019

Philippines: Alarming number of fatal attacks against environmental defenders related to agribusiness, mining & logging

The new Global Witness report denounces that in 2018, 30 land and environmental defenders were killed in the Philippines, making it the country with the highest number of such killings in the world. Their new investigation shows that mining,...

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1 October 2019

Defending the Philippines: Environmental activists at the mercy of business at all costs

Author: Global Witness

Violence against land and environmental defenders is a systemic problem, spanning many different regions of the country and many different industries, and the army uses force to silence activism. 52 defenders have been killed extra-judicially in the...

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25 September 2019
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Author: Catherine Morand, Le Courrier (Suisse)

"L’«agrocolonialisme» doit cesser!", 25 septembre 2019...

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23 September 2019

DRC: RAID submits complaint against World Bank for not requesting compensation after corruption on its investments

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5 September 2019

Honduras: School of the Americas Watch’s report documents critical information on the responsibility of Roberto Castillo in corruption and violence, including Berta Cáceres’ murder

Author: DPLF; GHRC; International Platform Against Impunity; Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Foundation

“Violence, Corruption & Impunity in the Honduran Energy Industry: A profile of Roberto David Castillo Mejía”, August 2019...

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30 August 2019

Colombia: Tribunal sentences State to pay Glencore and questions the methodology used to calculate the damage for the punishment set by the Comptroller's Office

Author: Latin American Post

“Despite losing lawsuit, Colombia will only return US $19 million”, 29th August 2019...

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26 August 2019
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Author: Semana (Colombia)

“Colombia deberá pagar USD $19 millones a Glencore” -27 de agosto de 2019...

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25 August 2019
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Author: RPP Noticias (Perú)

“Latinoamérica apunta al litio y al niobio con una minería aún atada al pasado”, 19 de agosto de 2019 ...

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9 August 2019

Cambodia: Report shows that poor farmers experience land loss and human rights abuse in Cambodia's micro-finance sector

Author: LICADHO & STT

"Collateral Damage: Land Loss and Abuses in Cambodia's Microfinance Sector", 7 August 2019...

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6 August 2019
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Author: ENDA Pronat (Sénégal)

"La résistance paysanne à l'accaparement des terres et le processus de la réforme foncière au Sénégal", 29 juillet 2019...

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