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15 August 2018
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Author: El Universal (México)

“Continúa discriminación y violencia contra pueblos indígenas: CNDH”, 9 de agosto de 2018...

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16 July 2018

Kinangop Wind Park's suit against Kenya govt. for alleged failure to stop local community's opposition to project dismissed

Author: Capital Business (Kenya)

"Kinangop Wind Park loses Sh31b claim against GoK in London Court"...

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5 July 2018

Kenya: Case studies explore good practices with community engagement in energy projects

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26 June 2018
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Author: ProDesc (México)

“COMUNICADO: Alerta Temprana, emitida por la Defensoría de Derechos Humanos del Pueblo de Oaxaca, en la comunidad Unión Hidalgo, por el clima de violencia en la región”, 20 de junio de 2018...

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11 June 2018

Commentary: Renewable energy industry can benefit from lessons learned in extractives sector to avoid human rights abuses

Author: Erica Westenberg & Katarina Kuai, Natural Resource Governance Institute

"Governance Lessons for a Just Energy Transition: New Energy Plugs into Old Problems," 5 June 2018...

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4 June 2018

Kenya: Columnist says energy generation projects slowed down by conflicts over land rights & environmental concerns

Author: Brian Wasuna, The Star (Kenya)

"Land battles, tender wars and cost secrets: Did Kenya bite off too much with energy projects?"...

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14 May 2018
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Author: Misereor

"Rohstoffe für die Energiewende: Menschenrechtliche und ökologische Verantwortung in einem Zukunftsmarkt", Februar 2018...

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1 May 2018

New study explores wind project opposition related to defense of indigenous territories & local livelihoods

Author: Sofia Avila, Sustainability Science

"Environmental justice and the expanding geography of wind power conflicts", 26 March 2018...

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24 April 2018

Commentary: Respecting the rights of indigenous peoples as renewable energy grows

Author: Radhika Shah & Phil Bloomer, Stanford Social Innovation Review

Indigenous peoples... are among the first and worst affected by climate change... and often advocate for a just transition to low-carbon economies... Yet, paradoxically, there is a growing resistance to large renewable energy projects among many...

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24 April 2018

New book explores opportunities & challenges for integrating human rights into global climate governance

Author: Sébastien Duyck, Sébastien Jodoin & Alyssa Johl, Routledge

Over the last decade, the world has increasingly grappled with the complex linkages emerging between efforts to combat climate change and to protect human rights around the world. The Paris Climate Agreement adopted in December 2015 recognized the...

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