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  • [25/08/2017] Alejandro Torres Chocolatl [FPDATMPT]

    Mexico

    An arrest warrant has been issued for Juan Carlos Flores Solís, Adela Villalba Ramos, Eusebio Aguilar Torres, and Alejandro Torres Chocolatl, of the Frente de Pueblos en Defensa del Agua y de la Tierra de Morelos, Puebla y Tlaxcala – FPDATMPT, "...

    Construction, Energy and 5 others

  • [25/08/2017] Eusebio Aguilar Torres [FPDATMPT]

    Mexico

    An arrest warrant has been issued for Juan Carlos Flores Solís, Adela Villalba Ramos, Eusebio Aguilar Torres, and Alejandro Torres Chocolatl, of the Frente de Pueblos en Defensa del Agua y de la Tierra de Morelos, Puebla y Tlaxcala – FPDATMPT, "...

    Construction, Energy and 5 others

  • [25/08/2017] Adela Villalba Ramos [FPDATMPT]

    Mexico

    An arrest warrant has been issued for Juan Carlos Flores Solís, Adela Villalba Ramos, Eusebio Aguilar Torres, and Alejandro Torres Chocolatl, of the Frente de Pueblos en Defensa del Agua y de la Tierra de Morelos, Puebla y Tlaxcala – FPDATMPT, "...

    Construction, Energy and 5 others

  • [25/08/2017] Juan Carlos Flores Solis [FPDATMPT]

    Mexico

    An arrest warrant has been issued for Juan Carlos Flores Solís, Adela Villalba Ramos, Eusebio Aguilar Torres, and Alejandro Torres Chocolatl, of the Frente de Pueblos en Defensa del Agua y de la Tierra de Morelos, Puebla y Tlaxcala – FPDATMPT, "...

    Construction, Energy and 5 others

  • [01]05]2017] Kátia Martins

    Brazil

    Rural worker and community leader, Kátia Martins, was shot five times in an ambush on Thursday night (4) in her own home, in northeast Pará, 130 kilometres from Belém. Katia was president of the Associação de Agricultores Familiares do assentamento and...

  • [09/11/2017] 13 Gamela indigenous

    Brazil

    Thirteen Brazilian indigenous people have been hospitalized after a brutally violent attack by men armed with machetes in the Amazon. One man appears to have had his arms severed. The attack was in retaliation for the Gamela Indians’ campaign to...

  • [01/04/2017] 350.org Brazil

    Brazil

    in April 2017, the offices of 350.org Brasil were broken into, days before actions for the Global Divestment Mobilisation from fossil industry and oil & gas auction. “We will not be intimidated. We will continue fighting against the fossil fuel...

  • [14/10/2017] Silvio Zapata

    Honduras

    Silvio Zapata was an environmental defender from La Masca, Honduras. On 14 October, as he was leaving one of his restaurants, Silvio was fired upon and later died from his injuries in hospital. He was a leader of the Garifuna elder council and a...

  • [13/09/2017] Jorge Matias da Silva

    Brazil

    Eraldo Moreira Luz and Jorge Matias da Silva are members of the Assentamento Boa Esperança community in Pará. On 13 September, they were allegedly approached by two men on a motorcycle who proceeded to shoot and kill them before fleeing. Jorge Matias...

  • [13/09/2017] Eraldo Moreira Luz

    Brazil

    Eraldo Moreira Luz and Jorge Matias da Silva are members of the Assentamento Boa Esperança community in Pará. On 13 September, they were allegedly approached by two men on a motorcycle who proceeded to shoot and kill them before fleeing. Jorge Matias...

  • [28/10/2017] ICMBio organization

    Brazil

    On 28 October, staff of Ibama and ICMBio were aboard a survey boat which was allegedly set on fire. This was after previous attacks on both organizations' offices. The attacks come as alleged retribution for both organizations' participation...

  • [28/10/2017] Ibama organization

    Brazil

    On 28 October, staff of Ibama and ICMBio were aboard a survey boat which was allegedly set on fire. This was after previous attacks on both organizations' offices. The attacks come as alleged retribution for both organizations' participation...

  • [01/09/2017] União dos Povos Indígenas do Vale do Javari

    Brazil

    Brazilian authorities are investigating reports of a suspected massacre of up to 10 people from an isolated tribe in the Amazon by illegal gold miners. The killings, alleged to have taken place in Javari Valley, are claimed to have been carried out by...

  • [01/10/2017] Movimiento dos Pescadores de Cassurubá

    Brazil

    Mov. dos Pescadores de Cassurubá fishermen have denounced the company Fibria S.A., for their role in the alleged dredging of the Tomba canal in order to transport eucalyptus to Aracruz, in Espirito Santo. The fishermen said that the dredging has caused...

    Paper & cardboard

  • [12/10/2017] Luis Electerio Mejía

    Honduras

    Luis Electerio Mejía is an indigenous Tolupan leader and land rights defender from El Yoro, Honduras. On the night of 12 October, while Luis and his family were asleep in their home, five bullets were fired against the wall and door of his house. Since...

  • [18/01/2017] Mafizul Khan

    India

    Two persons were shot dead and several injured in a land-related struggle in Bhangar block in South 24 Paraganas district. Alamgeer Sheikh passed away in the hospital and Mafizul Khan was shot during the scuffle between police and the villagers....

    Energy

  • [18/01/2017] Alamgeer Sheikh

    India

    Two persons were shot dead and several injured in a land-related struggle in Bhangar block in South 24 Paraganas district. Alamgeer Sheikh passed away in the hospital and Mafizul Khan was shot during the scuffle between police and the villagers....

    Energy

  • [08/05/2017] Friday Pyne

    Liberia

    The Society for the Conversation of Nature of Liberia (SCNL) has condemned the killing of the Forestry Development Authority’s Ranger Friday Pyne, assigned at the SAPO National Park in Sinoe County. Pyne was allegedly killed following a recent...

  • [10/05/2017] Ali Ulvi Büyüknohutçu

    Turkey

    Aysin and Ali Ulvi Büyüknohutçu were found murdered in their home in the Finike district of Antalya province on May 10. Büyüknohutçu were best known for their activism and lawsuits against stone quarries in Finike and the rest of Antalya. He was the...

    Stone quarries

  • [10/05/2017] Aysin Büyüknohutçu

    Turkey

    Aysin and Ali Ulvi Büyüknohutçu were found murdered in their home in the Finike district of Antalya province on May 10. Büyüknohutçu were best known for their activism and lawsuits against stone quarries in Finike and the rest of Antalya. He was the...

    Stone quarries

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