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30 January 2019

Int'l financial institutions could protect their long term-prosperity by protecting civic freedoms & human rights defenders

Author: Asmara Klein, Natural Resource Governance Institute

"International Financial Institutions Must Stand Up for Civic Freedoms", 30 January 2019 ...

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28 January 2019
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Author: Consejo de Derechos Humanos ONU

Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, el Experto Independiente sobre la deuda externa y los derechos humanos, publicó los Principios Rectores sobre las Evaluaciones de los Efectos de las Reformas Económicas en los Derechos Humanos para ayudar a los Estados, las...

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27 January 2019

New Guiding principles on human rights impact assessments of economic reforms

Author: UN Human Rights Council

"UN expert issues new guiding principles on economic reforms and human rights", 21 of January 2019...

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20 December 2018

Five lessons from the field: How financiers can better protect human rights defenders

Author: Siddharth Akali, Accountability Counsel

"Protecting Defenders in Development: Lessons Learned from Nepal", 12 Dec 2018...

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29 November 2018

Commentary: Schism within the Green Climate Fund over how it will support developing countries in implementing their commitments under the Paris Agreement

Author: Liane Schalatek, Heinrich Boll Stiftung

“…The 21st Board meeting was widely considered as a “make-or-break” meeting for the GCF at a time when the initial resource mobilization (IRM) period of the GCF is drawing to a close and its financial future is at stake. It came just three months after...

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29 November 2018

Intl. Finance Corporation making progress on reducing exposure to coal, must now address other fossil fuels

Author: Kristen Genovese, Marian Ingrams and Kate Geary, Bank Information Center Europe and Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO)

"...The IFC has transformed the way it lends over the last decade since the fnancial crisis, shifting from fnancing projects directly to investing via third parties, such as commercial banks or private equity funds. This form of ‘hands-off’ lending...

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21 November 2018

Bangladesh: Fourth People's Health Assembly attributes global health crisis to neoliberal policies and corporate takeover

Author: P. Ambedkar, Peoples Dispatch

“PHA4: Neoliberal Policies and corporate takeover are the cause of the world health crisis”, 18 November 2018...

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19 November 2018
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Author: Internacional de Servicios Públicos (ISP)

“Estudio de la OIT revela quiebra de pensiones por privatización” – 14 de noviembre de 2018...

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19 November 2018
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Défenseurs des droits humains : l’ONU met la pression sur les multinationales », 16 novembre 2018...

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13 November 2018

Africa Mining Vision: Opportunities and Obstacles

Author: AfricaFocus Bulletin

"Africa: Africa Mining Vision ", 12 November 2018...

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